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Fighting Poverty Needs to be a National Policy Priority
A new Hamilton Project blog post provides an overview of the poverty crisis facing America, and the implications of poverty for America’s economic and social w…
The First Step to Cutting the Red Tape: Better Analysis
Hamilton Project Advisory Council member Michael Greenstone testified before the Joint Economic Committee, focusing on how to design a regulatory structure tha…
A New Approach to Making Work Pay
Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Patty Murray introduced the "21st Century Worker Tax Cut Act" to establish a new deduction for married couples who are both …
The (Fixable) Problem with Pay It Forward
Economist Sue Dynarski explores the "Pay It forward" student lending system and suggests ways to make it a more successful system for student loan repayment.
Testimony of Melissa S. Kearney
The Hamilton Project Director, Melissa S. Kearney testifies before the Joint Economic Committee on income inequality in the United States.
Testimony of Laura D’Andrea Tyson
Hamilton Project Advisory Council member Laura D'Andrea Tyson testifies before the Joint Economic Committee on corporate tax reform.
Testimony of Michael Greenstone
Michael Greenstone testifies before the Joint Economic Committee about strategies to improve the government’s regulatory system.
Testimony of Adam Looney
Adam Looney testifies before the Senate Budget Committee on the role of tax reform in supporting broad-based economic growth and fiscal responsibility.