Press releases and announcements

Proposed joint-employer rule would cost working people $1.3 billion in wages annually
December 10, 2018

Jobs report provides more evidence that the Fed should alter its course and not raise rates
December 7, 2018

Media Advisory: Declining worker power in an era of market concentration
December 6, 2018

New policy roadmap details how policymakers can reverse the rise of inequality and deliver economic opportunity, security, and justice to all Americans
December 5, 2018

Media Advisory: The real economic effects of President Trump’s 232 aluminum and steel tariffs
December 4, 2018

Policy groups release blueprint for how new governors and state legislatures can fight the Trump administration’s war on workers
December 4, 2018

Most states experience job growth in October
November 19, 2018

Strong jobs report continues positive trend that began in 2010
November 2, 2018

Media Advisory: EPI to host symposium celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Program on Race, Ethnicity, and the Economy
October 31, 2018

EPI supports new legislation banning mandatory arbitration in labor and employment matters
October 31, 2018

12 states and D.C. have a black unemployment rate at least twice that of white unemployment: The highest African American unemployment rate is in the District of Columbia at 12.4 percent
October 30, 2018

Increased government spending boosts growth, rising trade deficit and weak investment muffles it
October 26, 2018

The growing trade deficit with China has led to a loss of 3.4 million U.S. jobs between 2001 and 2017
October 23, 2018

Long-term trends show states continuing to add jobs
October 19, 2018

Media Advisory: Press call to discuss latest EPI report on the impact of U.S.–China trade on jobs
October 16, 2018

Media advisory: Trade Policy and the Midterm Elections
October 10, 2018

The rising price of health care costs American families thousands of dollars a year in forgone wages, out-of-pocket costs, and increased taxes
October 10, 2018

Back-to-school jobs report shows a continue shortfall in public education jobs
October 5, 2018

Media Advisory: EPI to host panel on the political history of Wisconsin
September 25, 2018

Missing school hurts academic performance: English language learners and Native American students the most likely to be chronically absent
September 25, 2018

Summer ends on a high note for most states
September 21, 2018

EPI and EARN to relocate Chicago conference in solidarity with striking hotel workers
September 20, 2018

ICYMI—EPI analysis of the Census data on income and poverty, nationally and by state
September 13, 2018

Vice President Biden, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand to outline strategies to strengthen middle class, raise wages for workers: Think tank summit in D.C. will spotlight importance of industrial heartland, manufacturing communities to national economy
September 13, 2018

Well-worn patterns of inequality reemerge in Census data for 2017
September 12, 2018

D.C. tipped workers would do better with ‘One Fair Wage’: Research shows tipped workers and the restaurant industry continue to thrive in cities that have eliminated the tipped minimum wage
September 12, 2018

Economy continues on its trend of more than eight years of job growth
September 7, 2018

EPI experts to discuss Census income and poverty data release
September 5, 2018

Teachers are paid almost 19 percent less than similar workers: When including benefits, teachers still face an 11 percent compensation penalty
September 5, 2018

Media Advisory: Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand to address “High Wage America” economic summit
September 4, 2018

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