Issue Brief Middle-class Americans face a growing retirement crisis. Existing savings incentives have not been enough to address this problem because of a number of associated inefficiencies.
Report Addressing risk factors involved in employee ownership will ensure that more workers can benefit from its positive effects.
Video Two years ago, Canadian Prime Minister-designate Justin Trudeau joined the Center for American Progress to talk about the challenges facing the middle class and how to ensure opportunity for all.
Charts Here are six charts on the economy six years after the Great Recession.
Our currently unacceptable levels of inequality would be even higher were it not for married women’s rising earnings.
Report Policies that give all women an equal shot at staying employed are essential tools in fighting income inequality.
Fact Sheet The right policies can go a long way toward helping North Carolina women gain economic security.
Stagnant median household incomes show that policymakers must act to help the middle class.
Issue Brief The 2014 Census data underscore how much policy matters in cutting poverty and improving economic security for low- and middle-income families.
Charts Different data sources concur that middle-class market incomes have grown slowly, if at all, despite significant growth in the economy at large.
New federal investments can catalyze state and local efforts to use apprenticeship to address current and future worker shortages.
Rebecca D. Vallas, Director of Policy, Poverty to Prosperity Program, testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Budget.