Topic Pay Equity

Equitable pay is a key piece of the ability of U.S. workers to share in the gains of economic growth. In order to understand how pay equity has been limited, Equitable Growth examines the role of gender, race and ethnicity, and other determinants of unequal pay that reduce individual earnings and constrain economic growth.

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What recent data-driven research can tell policymakers about Black Women’s Equal Pay Day

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Four graphs on U.S. occupational segregation by race, ethnicity, and gender

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Gender wage inequality in the United States: Causes and solutions to improve family well-being and economic growth

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Interactive: Comparing wages within and across demographic groups in the United States

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Race and the lack of intergenerational economic mobility in the United States

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Discriminatory penalties at the intersection of race and gender in the United States

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Do US Firms Have an Incentive to Comply with the FLSA and the NLRA?

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August Jobs Report: Uncertainty and teacher shortages loom over the new school year

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Minimum Wages and Employment Composition

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The Impact of Paid Sick Leave Mandates on Women’s Employment, Income, and Economic Security

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School-to-Work Pathway and Racial/Ethnic Inequality among College Graduates

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The Effect of Government Safety Enforcement on Workers: Evidence from Linked Employer-Employee Data

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Finding Work with Carceral Credentials: Peril and Paradox

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Power and Dignity in Low-Wage Labor Markets: Evidence from Wal-Mart Workers

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Voices of Home-Based Providers: Perspectives from the Early Childhood Field

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NBER Summer Institute 2021 Round-up: Week 3

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What recent data-driven research can tell policymakers about Black Women’s Equal Pay Day

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The future of work and worker power post-COVID a key topic at the 2021 Labor and Employment Relations Association annual conference

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