The coming public debt scare should not spook U.S. policymakers from investing in physical and social infrastructure

Public debt scaremongering is back in fashion on Capitol Hill. Republican legislators, from Senate Minority Leader…

Here Are The Winners of Remote Work

This trend continued into the 21st century. According to a 2020 study by the economists David…

Weekend reading: Announcing Equitable Growth’s 2021 research grants edition

This is a post we publish each Friday with links to articles that touch on economic…

Equal Rights Advocates denounces SCOTUS Texas abortion decision

Statement from Noreen Farrell, Executive Director, and Delia Coleman, Deputy Director, of Equal Rights Advocates: Equal…

A Delivery Man Struggled Through Ida. The Man Who Filmed Him Wants to Help.

The image struck Johnny Miller right away: a hooded delivery man waded through waist-deep water, clutching…

Does Paid Sick Leave Affect Job Turnover?

Download File091021-WP-Paid-sick-leave-job-turnover-wething Authors: Hilary Wething, Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) Abstract: I examine the impact of…

Iván Duque defiende su legado en una Colombia atribulada

SEÚL— Iván Duque arrasó en su llegada a la presidencia de Colombia en 2018 como un…

Weekend reading: Income support programs reduce poverty and boost earnings for U.S. low-wage workers

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Opinion | We’re Burying Our Kids in Debt (Just Not the Way You Think)

Funding schools Wall Street-style also subjects schools to market volatility. For example, as the 2008 recession…

Income support programs boost earnings for low-wage workers by reducing household poverty in the United States

The U.S. government expanded Unemployment Insurance and support for families with children amid the coronavirus pandemic…

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