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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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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The implications of U.S. gender and racial disparities in income and wealth inequality at each stage of the innovation process

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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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How racial and gendered pay discrimination persists under monopsony in the United States

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Discrimination and Monopsony Power

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Americans want green spending in federal coronavirus recession relief packages

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Latest jobs report for June reveals pre-existing inequality in U.S. labor market worsening amid coronavirus recession

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

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Factsheet: U.S. occupational segregation by race, ethnicity, and gender

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A feminist economic policy agenda in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the quest for racial justice

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More resilient small U.S. restaurants and their workers can exit the coronavirus recession and sustain an equitable economic recovery

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Factsheet: How strong unions can restore workers’ bargaining power

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The importance of an expanded U.S. Unemployment Insurance system during the coronavirus recession

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What the historically low U.S. unemployment rate means for women workers

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Age discrimination in the U.S. labor market is a major economic obstruction

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