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July 10, 2020
Social Programs Can Sometimes Turn a Profit for Taxpayers
The New York Times, Seema Jayachandran
June 23, 2020
Key Support for the Economy May Be About to Buckle
The Wall Street Journal, Justin Lahart
June 23, 2020
Why Reopening Isn't Enough To Save The Economy
NPR, Greg Rosalsky
June 17, 2020
A new paper finds stimulus checks, small business aid, and “reopening” can’t rescue the economy
Vox, Dylan Matthews
June 17, 2020
The Rich Have Stopped Spending And That's Tanked The Economy
NPR, Scott Horsley
June 17, 2020
The Rich Cut Their Spending. That Has Hurt All the Workers Who Count on It.
The New York Times, Emily Badger and Alicia Parlapiano
May 8, 2020
Jobless rate spikes to 14.7%, highest since Great Depression
Associated Press, Christopher Rugaber
May 7, 2020
Helping local leaders reach the most vulnerable
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Ryan Rippel
May 7, 2020
Real-time data to address real-time problems
Harvard Gazette, Juan Siliezar
May 7, 2020
Government Orders Alone Didn’t Close the Economy. They Probably Can’t Reopen It.
The New York Times, Emily Badger and Alicia Parlapiano
May 7, 2020
Job Postings Have Fallen Steadily During Pandemic, New Tracker Shows
The Wall Street Journal, Janet Adamy
October 15, 2019
Raj Chetty Discusses the Fading of the American Dream
PBS, Amanpour & Company
July 22, 2019
When the Safety Net Pays for Itself
The Wall Street Journal, Soo Oh and Janet Adamy
August 28, 2018
John Friedman: Digging into data helps lift kids out of poverty
The Columbus Dispatch, Op-Ed: John Friedman
September 10, 2017
How U.S. News college rankings promote economic inequality on campus
Politico, Benjamin Wermund
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