Kate Bahn
Kate Bahn

Director of Labor Market Policy and Economist

Washington Center for 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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Coronavirus Recession

New research on the Great Recession shows extended unemployment benefits insignificantly affect U.S. unemployment rates

FamiliesTax & MacroeconomicsLabor
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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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JOLTS Day Graphs: May 2020 Report Edition

LaborInequality & Mobility
Coronavirus Recession

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

Inequality & MobilityLabor
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Equitable Growth’s Jobs Day Graphs: June 2020 Report Edition

LaborInequality & Mobility

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