Press releases and announcements

News from EPI Cancelling Sequester Good for Growth
January 30, 2015

News from EPI Despite a Year of Strong Job Growth, Recovery Remains Uneven Between States and Across Racial Groups
January 29, 2015

News from EPI Prominent Economists Call on Department of Labor to Set Overtime Pay Threshold No Lower than $50,000 a Year
January 28, 2015

News from EPI Income Inequality Affects Every State and Region in the Country: From 2009-2012, Incomes of the Top 1 Percent Incomes Grew Faster than the Bottom 99 Percent in Every State Except One
January 26, 2015

News from EPI “Right to Work” Is the Wrong Answer for Wisconsin’s Economy
January 23, 2015

News from EPI Manufacturing is Still a Large and Vital Part of the U.S. Economy
January 22, 2015

News from EPI Screening and Panel Discussion: Lost in the Fine Print
January 21, 2015

News from EPI EPI to Hold Media Teleconference on the Top 1 Percent in Every State
January 20, 2015

News from EPI Mass Incarceration Is One of the Most Pressing Civil Rights Issues Today
January 16, 2015

News from EPI December Caps of a Year of Strong Job Growth but Stagnant Wages
January 9, 2015

News from EPI Stagnant Wages are the Root Cause of Inequality, and Must Be Addressed
January 6, 2015

News from EPI 60 Million People Depend on the Incomes of Low-Wage Workers in America: Increasing the federal minimum wage would benefit on average more than 135,000 people in each Congressional district
December 16, 2014

News from EPI Growing Trade Deficit with China has Cost 3.2 Million U.S. Jobs Since 2001
December 11, 2014

News from EPI Modernizing America’s Unemployment Rate with Alan Krueger, Elise Gould and Other Leading Economists
December 10, 2014

News from EPI Congressman Tim Ryan to Discuss New EPI Research on Jobs Lost to Trade with China
December 8, 2014

News from EPI Encouraging Jobs Report, but Nominal Wages Indicate How Far We Have to Go
December 5, 2014

News from EPI Integrating Noncognitive Skills into Education Policy Is Critical to Getting it on the Right Track
December 2, 2014

News from EPI TODAY: Noncognitive Skills Deserve More Attention in Education Policy Debates
November 25, 2014

News from EPI Jobs With Justice and the Economic Policy Institute Launch New Site Contains Valuable Data on “H” Guestworker Programs, Including Location of Employers Utilizing H-1B Visas
November 18, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory – Should Affirmative Action Be Colorblind?
October 29, 2014

News from EPI Media Advisory: The Making of Ferguson with Sherrilyn Ifill and Richard Rothstein  
October 28, 2014

News from EPI South Carolina Has the Second Lowest African American Unemployment Rate
October 27, 2014

News from EPI Rhode Island Has the Highest Hispanic Unemployment Rate in the Nation
October 27, 2014

News from EPI The African American Unemployment Rate Has Reached Its Pre-Recession Level in Ohio
October 27, 2014

News from EPI Michigan Has One of the Highest Unemployment Rates for African Americans
October 27, 2014

News from EPI Nevada Has the Highest African American and White Unemployment Rates in the Nation
October 27, 2014

News from EPI The African American Unemployment Rate Remains Most Elevated Above Its Pre-recession Level in Alabama
October 27, 2014

News from EPI New EPI Analysis of State Unemployment Data Shows Uneven Recovery by State and Race
October 27, 2014

News from EPI The Sordid History of Employer Opposition to Unions
October 27, 2014

News from EPI New EPI Feature Answers Frequently Asked Questions about Overtime Pay Rules and Explains Why They Should Be Updated
October 21, 2014

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