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Strange Things Are Afoot at the Richmond Fed

The surprise resignation of Richmond Federal Reserve Bank President Jeffrey Lacker calls for an especially transparent approach to finding his successor.

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Global Progress on Equal Pay and Paid Leave

Countries around the world have adopted policies to promote women’s economic security and participation and close the gender wage gap. The United States is an extreme outlier in its lack of such policies.

INTERACTIVE

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International Approaches to Closing the Gender Wage Gap

While achieving progress on national work-life and anti-discrimination policies has been all but politically impossible in the United States in the past few decades, industrialized and developing countries alike are comprehensively addressing both facets of the gender wage gap.

ISSUE BRIEF

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The Value of Equal Pay to the U.S. Economy

The gender wage gap is also a drag on the U.S. economy; closing the gap should be a top priority of any economic policy agenda that seeks to strengthen and grow the economy.

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The Latest Threat to Electric Cars

Cities and states are leading the charge for electric vehicle adoption; powerful corporate interests—such as the Koch-backed fossil fuel industry—are doing whatever they can to stand in the way.

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Doublespeak and the National Debt

House leaders play up the national debt to shout down infrastructure investments, but they are remarkably silent on the debt when it comes to funding tax cuts for the rich.

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