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Weekend reading: Vision 2020 release edition

Vision 2020

Equitable Growth introduces book of innovative policy ideas for 2020

CompetitionInequality & MobilityLabor
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Weekend reading: Addressing racial gaps across the economy edition

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Weekend reading: State of the Union’s inequality edition

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The State of the Union speech should not ignore inequality that obstructs, subverts, and distorts the U.S. economy

Inequality & Mobility
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Weekend reading: Studying the Fed edition

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Weekend reading: Closing racial economics gaps and reducing inequality edition

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President and CEO Heather Boushey shares insights on inequality and growth via Medium

Inequality & Mobility
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What does the research say about the FAMILY Act provisions?

FamiliesLabor
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Persistent economic gaps frustrate the dream of racial economic equality in the United States

Inequality & Mobility
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Weekend reading: Wages and work edition

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Weekend reading: Happy New Year edition

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ASSA Round-up: Day 3

CompetitionFamiliesInequality & MobilityLaborTax & Macroeconomics
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ASSA Round-up: Day 2

CompetitionFamiliesInequality & MobilityLaborTax & Macroeconomics
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ASSA Round-up: Day 1

CompetitionFamiliesInequality & MobilityLaborTax & Macroeconomics
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Inequality and economic growth

Inequality & Mobility
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Equitable Growth’s Michael Kades co-authors AARP amicus brief in Impax Laboratories, Inc. v. Federal Trade Commission court case

Competition
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Weekend reading: New measures of GDP edition

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Nobel laureates, former Fed chair, two former CEA chairs–58 scholars endorse the Measuring Real Income Growth Act of 2019

Inequality & Mobility
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TOPICS: GDP 2.0
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Weekend reading: “Inequality runs deep” edition

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Equitable Growth joins 10 other organizations in endorsing the Measuring Real Income Growth Act

Inequality & Mobility
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Weekend reading: “Jobs Day” edition

Vision 2020

Equitable Growth’s Vision 2020 book of essays on economic inequality and growth will inform 2020 policy debate

Inequality & Mobility
Vision 2020

Vision 2020 conference probes inequality’s effects on the U.S. economy and policy changes to counteract them

Tax & Macroeconomics
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Weekend reading: ‘OK, boomer’ edition

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Weekend reading: The United States of Inequality edition

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Weekend reading: Equitable Growth’s 2020 Request for Proposals edition

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Weekend reading: Vision 2020 edition

Vision 2020

Equitable Growth hosts Vision 2020 Conference in Washington, highlighting connection between economic inequality and growth

Tax & Macroeconomics
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Weekend reading: GDP 2.0 edition

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Equitable Growth CEO Talks All Things Economic Inequality in Recent Reddit “Ask Me Anything” series

Inequality & Mobility
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Weekend reading: Worker scheduling practices edition

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Weekend reading: Inequality and taxes edition

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Weekend reading: “Competition and employment” edition

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Weekend reading: “ Increasing public investment” edition

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Weekend reading: “The state of antitrust” edition

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Weekend reading: the “U.S. Census Bureau data” edition

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Weekend reading: “Declining Worker Power” edition

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Weekend reading: “Labor Day” edition

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Weekend reading: “Corporate Responsibility” edition 

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Weekend reading: “Recession Ready?” edition

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Weekend reading: “Global inequality” edition

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Weekend reading: “Five hours, twenty candidates, lots of plans” edition

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Washington Center for Equitable Growth Unionizes with Nonprofit Professional Employees Union

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For Father’s Day: Evidence from three countries on the importance of paid parental leave for new dads

FamiliesLabor
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Statement on the passing of our founding funder, Herb Sandler

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Evolving worker and management attitudes toward labor organizations: The Equitable Growth context

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

Inequality & MobilityFamiliesLabor
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Remembrance: Alan Krueger

Labor
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Equitable Growth’s history of focusing on women’s role in the economy: A review

Labor
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Paid family and medical leave in the United States: A data agenda for practitioners

FamiliesInequality & MobilityLabor
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Seven graphs to consider while watching the State of the Union address

Inequality & Mobility
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Equitable Growth’s Top 12 of 2018

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Remembrance: Scholar Devah Pager (1972–2018)

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Let’s not waste bipartisan support for paid family leave in Congress

FamiliesLabor
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The Washington Center for Equitable Growth applauds the introduction of the “Measuring Real Income Growth Act of 2018”

Inequality & Mobility
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TOPICS: GDP 2.0
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Equitable Growth comments to the Federal Trade Commission on the agency’s proposed competition hearings

Competition
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Equitable Growth announces 2018 class of grantees

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Measuring U.S. economic growth

Inequality & Mobility
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TOPICS: GDP 2.0
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How the Tax Act increases inequality and reduces well-being for most Americans

Tax & Macroeconomics
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From the Urban Institute: “Place and Opportunity”

Inequality & Mobility
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Karen Dynan joins Equitable Growth Steering Committee

Tax & Macroeconomics
TOPICS: Monetary Policy
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The surprisingly constant “housing wealth effect” in the United States

Tax & Macroeconomics
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TOPICS: Credit & Debt
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Janet Yellen joins Equitable Growth Steering Committee

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: May 2018 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Examining the links between rising wage inequality and the decline of unions

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Factsheet: Gender wage inequality in the United States and what to do about it

LaborInequality & Mobility
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: March 2018 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: February 2018 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: January 2018 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: December 2017 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Heather Boushey: SiriusXM Radio interview about economic inequality and the new tax law

Inequality & MobilityTax & Macroeconomics
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: November 2017 Report Edition

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U.S. corporate tax cuts and wage growth

LaborTax & Macroeconomics
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: October 2017 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Tax Reform and Equitable Growth

Tax & Macroeconomics
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: September 2017 Report Edition

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Fact sheet: Occupational segregation in the United States

Inequality & Mobility
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TOPICS: Gender
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Boushey testifies before congressional forum

Inequality & MobilityFamilies
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: August 2017 Report Edition

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Issue brief: Alleviating financial distress and its economic consequences in the United States

Tax & Macroeconomics
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TOPICS: Credit & Debt
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: July 2017 Report Edition

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Issue Brief: A communications oligopoly on steroids

Competition
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Must-Read: Washington Center for Equitable Growth announces fourth round of annual grantmaking, bringing total awards to nearly $3 million

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Issue brief: U.S. antitrust and competition policy amid the new merger wave

Competition
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Making antitrust work for the 21st century

Competition
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Explaining the “What is equitable growth?” essay series

Inequality & Mobility
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: June 2017 Report Edition

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: May 2017 Report Edition

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After Piketty panel at the Graduate Center, CUNY (video)

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The importance of raising the minimum wage to boost broad-based U.S. economic growth

FamiliesInequality & MobilityLabor
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: April 2017 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: March 2017 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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TOPICS: GDP 2.0
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Must-Read: Heather Boushey: The Appealing Logic That Underlies Trump’s Economic Ideas

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: February 2017 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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TOPICS: GDP 2.0
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Seven important U.S. economic trends to consider before President Trump’s first address to Congress

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: January 2017 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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TOPICS: GDP 2.0
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Can we make growth more inclusive? A trans-Atlantic perspective

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: December 2016 Report Edition

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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TOPICS: GDP 2.0
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Are we better off than our parents?

The data that underscores the fading “American dream”

Inequality & MobilityFamilies
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: November 2016 Report Edition

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: October 2016 Report Edition

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Solutions to Income Volatility: A Discussion with Elisabeth Jacobs

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Delivering equitable growth: strategies for the next Administration

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: September 2016 Report Edition

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: August 2016 Report Edition

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: July 2016 Report Edition

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: June 2016 Report Edition

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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: May 2016 Report Edition

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Our second set of Equitable Growth working papers

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Equitable Growth’s new working paper series

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Fact sheet: What do we know about economic inequality and growth?

Inequality & Mobility

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