Upcoming Event

Expanding Employment Opportunities

On March 11, THP will host a forum focused on expanding employment opportunities. Panelists will focus on reforming occupational licensing, strengthening unemployment insurance, and increasing rates of minority entrepreneurship.

Recent Event

The Future of Work in the Age of the Machine

On February 19, THP convened academic experts and business leaders to discuss the future of work in the machine age. Featured panelists included Andrew McAfee, Erik Brynjolfsson, Larry Summers, Laura Tyson, and many more.

New Discussion Paper

Reforming Occupational Licensing Policies

Occupational licensing affects workers of various skill levels, and can impede job creation. Morris Kleiner proposes four specific reforms to improve licensing practices to expand employment opportunities and keep consumer prices low.

New Analysis & Interactive

Major Decisions: Graduates' Earnings Growth and Debt Repayment

In a new interactive feature & analysis, THP explores how the current student loan repayment system can create a heavy burden for recent graduates in some majors by requiring payments in the beginning of their careers when their earnings are low.

Blog Post

President Bill Clinton: Poverty is Not Just a Statistic

Fred Dews and Elina Saxena highlight President Clinton’s keynote remarks given at The Hamilton Project’s anti-poverty summit in June.

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