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News from EPI In order to create jobs and grow the economy, infrastructure spending and public investment should be long-lived, broadly-defined, and transparent
December 8, 2016

News from EPI EPI’s ‘Real agenda for working people’ lays out concrete steps to return prosperity to working-class Americans
December 7, 2016

News from EPI Public-sector workers in Connecticut are not overpaid compared to their private-sector counterparts
December 6, 2016

News from EPI Evidence still shows that minimum wage increases have no effect on employment
December 6, 2016

News from EPI 6.4 million Americans are working involuntarily part time: Employers are shifting toward part-time work as a ‘new normal’
December 5, 2016

News from EPI The seeds of full employment have been sown over the last several years
December 2, 2016

News from EPI Injunction against overtime rule takes a crucial labor protection away from 12.5 million people
December 1, 2016

News from EPI Invest in U.S. workers and freeze any new trade negotiations
November 30, 2016

News from EPI Slow but steady jobs recovery continues along racial lines
November 30, 2016

News from EPI New study of 11 cities finds the growth of charter schools has increased inequality in education
November 30, 2016

News from EPI A $15 minimum wage is an essential part of achieving shared prosperity
November 29, 2016

News from EPI Overtime injunction is an extreme and unsupportable decision
November 22, 2016

News from EPI Coming tax cuts for high-income households exactly the wrong medicine for the economy
November 15, 2016

News from EPI Repealing the overtime rule will lower salaries of working class Americans and increase inequality
November 14, 2016

News from EPI How will a Trump administration lift wages for the vast majority of Americans?
November 9, 2016

News from EPI Minimum wage victories will raise wages for more than 2 million workers: Statement from David Cooper
November 9, 2016

News from EPI The economy scores with October’s job numbers
November 4, 2016

News from EPI New EPI calculator shows that women’s wages could be 69 percent higher if the gender wage gap and overall inequality were eliminated
October 26, 2016

News from EPI Black workers’ median hourly wages could be 87 percent higher in the absence of racial and class inequality
October 25, 2016

News from EPI New EPI gender wage gap primer shows gap in women’s wages cannot be explained away
October 20, 2016

News from EPI Media Advisory: The gender pay gap is real, so how do we fix it?
October 17, 2016

News from EPI Improving labor market continues to bring in new entrants
October 7, 2016

News from EPI Congress should not delay overtime pay
September 27, 2016

News from EPI Chamber’s and states’ opposition to updated overtime pay rules have no legal basis
September 20, 2016

News from EPI Black-white wage gaps larger today than in 1979 due primarily to discrimination
September 20, 2016

News from EPI EPI and ATF highlight the $700 billion multinationals owe on their offshore profits: Newly-released chartbook disproves false narrative on corporate taxes
September 19, 2016

News from EPI Media Advisory: How discrimination and rising overall inequality are expanding the black-white wage gap
September 14, 2016

News from EPI State of Working America Data Library gives unprecedented access to regularly updated labor force statistics
September 9, 2016

News from EPI Media Advisory: How big should our government be?
September 7, 2016

News from EPI August’s payroll number is weak tea
September 2, 2016

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