Expertise: Economy, labor markets and wages, women’s economic issues, entrepreneurship, competition
Kate Bahn is an Economist at American Progress. Her work has focused on labor markets, retirement, the role of gender in the economy, inequality, and teacher labor markets.
In addition to her work on the Economic Policy team, Bahn has written about gender and economics for a variety of publications, including The Nation, The Guardian, Salon, and The Chronicle of Higher Education. She also serves as chair of the communications committee for the International Association for Feminist Economics and as moderator of the organization’s blog, “Feminist economics posts.”
Bahn received both her doctorate and master of science in economics from The New School for Social Research, where she also worked as a researcher for the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis.
By Kate Bahn
|Paid Sick Days and Paid Family and Medical Leave Are Not Job Killers||Center for American Progress||January 5, 2017|
|Donald Trump’s Carrier Deal Is a Scam||Newsweek||December 8, 2016|
|The State of the U.S. Labor Market: Pre-December 2016 Jobs Release||Center for American Progress||December 1, 2016|
|A Progressive Agenda for Inclusive and Diverse Entrepreneurship||Center for American Progress||October 13, 2016|
|The State of the U.S. Labor Market: Pre-September 2016 Jobs Release||Center for American Progress||September 1, 2016|
|Reviving Antitrust||Center for American Progress||June 29, 2016|
|How Labor Friction and Social Fiction Relate to the Gender Wage Gap||Center for American Progress||April 27, 2016|