Kate Bahn
Kate Bahn

Director of Labor Market Policy

Equitable Growth

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.

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Labor in the Boardroom: A Model for the United States?


Equitable Growth’s Household Pulse graphs: September 16–28 Edition

Inequality & Mobility

JOLTS Day Graphs: August 2020 Edition

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Coronavirus Recession

What the coronavirus recession means for U.S. public-sector employment

Inequality & MobilityLabor

Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: September 2020 Report Edition

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Wage discrimination and the exploitation of workers in the U.S. labor market

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