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36 prominent economists, including 3 Nobel laureates, explain to the Supreme Court why the anti-union position in Janus is simply wrong as a matter of basic economics
January 18, 2018

Paul Booth’s work lives on
January 18, 2018

Women would be most affected by “tip stealing” rule: Nearly 80 percent of the tips that would be stolen by employers would come from female tipped workers
January 17, 2018

EPI lays out the 10 worst attacks on working people in the first year of the Trump presidency
January 12, 2018

Transparency in work visa programs is needed to protect working people and fight human trafficking
January 11, 2018

Graduate student workers should be allowed to organize
January 11, 2018

Media Advisory: Understanding the decline in manufacturing jobs
January 8, 2018

10 years since the start of the Great Recession and still more work to do
January 5, 2018

Majority of states added jobs in November, but economy is not at full employment yet
December 22, 2017

Tax bill is nothing short of wholesale looting
December 19, 2017

Changes to childcare tax credit do nothing to improve Republican tax bill
December 15, 2017

Correction—Employers would pocket $5.8 billion in workers’ tips under Trump administration rule
December 14, 2017

Today’s Fed decision risks putting rate increases on damaging auto-pilot
December 13, 2017

At least $2 billion in stolen wages was recovered for workers in 2015 and 2016: This number represents only a fraction of total wages stolen from workers
December 13, 2017

Trump’s National Labor Relations Board moves to make joining a union more difficult
December 12, 2017

Employers would pocket $6.1 billion in workers’ tips under Trump administration rule
December 12, 2017

Raising wages for the vast majority would have broad macroeconomic benefits by combating ‘secular stagnation’
December 12, 2017

Jobs report shows an economy that’s on the right track, but with room for improvement
December 8, 2017

EPI lays out key priorities to put working people first in NAFTA renegotiations
December 7, 2017

Proposed rule would protect employers who steal workers’ hard-earned tips
December 4, 2017

Senate tax bill is a scam, through-and-through
December 2, 2017

EPI, coalition of national and state groups, support Restoring Overtime Pay Act
December 1, 2017

The Republican tax plan won’t help small businesses
November 29, 2017

Financial advisers win, and working people lose $10.9 billion, as full implementation of the fiduciary rule is delayed
November 27, 2017

Unemployment falls as a majority of states see job growth
November 17, 2017

House tax plan is a giveaway to America’s richest households and corporations
November 16, 2017

New interactive map tracks labor law preemption nationwide
November 14, 2017

With federal progress on overtime stalled, states can and should take action
November 14, 2017

October job growth is a welcome bounce back after September’s hurricane-related weakness
November 3, 2017

It is a mistake to not reappoint Janet Yellen as Fed chair
November 2, 2017

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