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Taking a closer look at the Child Tax Credit, the second-largest provision in the U.S. tax code (after the Earned Income Tax Credit) benefiting families with children.
New analysis by Emmanuel Saez looks at the effects of the 2013 federal income tax increase on the behavior of top income earners.
“Equitable Growth in Conversation” is a recurring series where we talk with economists and other social scientists to help us better understand whether and how economic inequality affects economic growth and stability.
Overview Many workers in the United States are at the mercy of unpredictable scheduling practices, often facilitated by new technologies where computer algorithms create employee schedules based on projected consumer […]
Fifty years after the arrival of the contemporary women’s movement on the national stage, the U.S. workforce and the U.S. economy are the beneficiaries of the enormous strides in gender […]
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This is a weekly post we publish on Fridays with links to articles that touch on economic inequality and growth
Should-Read: I would say “investor naivete” is currently a larger factor than “driver naivete”. But that’s just a guess… Izabella Kaminska: The Taxi Unicorn’s New Clothes: “[Hubert Horan:] ‘For the […]
Earlier this morning, The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released new data on the U.S. labor market during the month of November. Below are five graphs compiled by Equitable Growth […]
Should-Read: Richard Mayhew: The Core of the Fight: “Actuarial value and subsidy level is the core element of the coming fight on Medicare… …The delivery mechanism through which that value […]