Director of Labor Market Policy and Economist
Washington Center for Equitable Growthkbahn@equitablegrowth.org
Kate Bahn is the the director of labor market policy and economist at the Washington Center for Equitable Growth. Her areas of research include gender, race, and ethnicity in the labor market, care work, and monopsonistic labor markets. Previously, she was an Economist at the Center for American Progress. Bahn also serves as the executive vice president and secretary for the International Association for Feminist Economics. She has published popular economics writing for a variety of publications, including The Guardian, The Nation, Salon, and Newsweek. Bahn received her Ph.D. in economics from the New School for Social Research and her B.A. from Hampshire College.
June 6, 2020
Unemployment rate drops and 2.5 million jobs added, after states reopened
The Washington Post
June 5, 2020
Donald Trump touts racial equality while referring to COVID-19 as ‘China plague’