Senior Fellow Isabel V. Sawhill discusses her research on the “success sequence” and how the combination of work, education, and family planning can help reduce poverty and increase opportunity in America.
Also in this episode, Alan Berube previews his new report on the challenges facing older industrial cities throughout the Northeast and Midwest for the latest edition of our Metro Lens segment.
Creating opportunity for the forgotten Americans
Note to GOP: To improve women’s economic opportunities, don’t cut family planning – expand it
An agenda for reducing poverty and improving opportunity
The poor and the middle class need jobs, jobs, and more jobs
An Economic Agenda for a Divided NationThe Forgotten Americans:
Renewing America’s economic promise through older industrial cities
Thanks to audio producer Gaston Reboredo with assistance from Mark Hoelscher, and to producers Brennan Hoban and Chris McKenna. Additional support comes from Jessica Pavone, Eric Abalahin, Rebecca Viser, Camilo Ramirez, and David Nassar.
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