Report Regardless of the relationship between inequality and economic growth, the high level of inequality that we have today requires a policy response leading to a more equitable and inclusive economy.
Report A new CAP analysis explores the effects that redistributive tax and transfer programs have on Americans’ risk-taking behavior and labor mobility.
Issue Brief Domestic measures and international coordination in other forums are essential for progress on climate change.
Issue Brief Paid family leave upholds the value of caregiving, fights against injustice, and helps build healthier families.
Issue Brief During an unprecedented austerity push, Congress wastes billions of dollars on the unnecessary prison.
Report By expanding apprenticeships in the United States, policymakers can create pathways to well-paying middle-class jobs for young Americans, while helping businesses meet the need for skilled workers.
Report Child support enforcement reform should focus on customer-oriented approaches to achieve better results for American families.
Issue Brief Economic data show that Congress’s fiscal brinksmanship is keeping businesses from investing in America and consequently holding back overall growth.
Issue Brief Congress always intended to replace the sequester with smarter deficit reduction—then they slashed deficits but still left the full sequester in place.
Report Reforms to our immigration system must include protections for LGBT immigrants, who are particularly vulnerable to abuse and mistreatment.
Issue Brief Students enrolled in our nation’s colleges and universities are borrowing at increasing rates, and the amounts they are borrowing are also growing. Here’s how refinancing can help.
Report Sequestration is already a disaster for the American people. Four key factors will make it even worse next year.
Report The United States needs to offer a clearer choice about the future of the U.S.-Egypt bilateral relationship.