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From 2000 to 2014, net productivity grew by 21.6 percent, while the hourly compensation of a typical worker grew by just 1.8 percent. Read the report

While the nation as a whole continues to recover from the Great Recession, the recovery’s benefits have not yet reached many Americans in important ways. Read the fact sheet

Find out what it takes for families across the nation to attain a secure yet modest standard of living. Use the calculator

The recovery will never reach workers if the Federal Reserve prematurely raises interest rates. EPI research shows what’s at stake. Read the fact sheet

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