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A Reform Agenda for the U.S. Department of Transportation Report

A Reform Agenda for the U.S. Department of Transportation

The severe economic downturn caused by the coronavirus has created an urgent need to boost federal infrastructure spending and reform programs and policies to ensure they achieve the greatest social, economic, and environmental return on investment.

Kevin DeGood

Centering Equity in the Future-of-Work Conversation Is Critical for Women’s Progress Report

Centering Equity in the Future-of-Work Conversation Is Critical for Women’s Progress

Employers and policymakers must take concrete steps to avoid replicating and perpetuating longstanding racial, gender, and ethnic biases in workplaces of the future to create equitable environments where women have the best chance of success.

Jocelyn Frye

Meeting the Jobs Challenge Report
Construction workers stand on the abandoned elevated rail line in New York. (AP/Richard Drew)

Meeting the Jobs Challenge

Report on how to avoid another jobless—or job-loss—economic recovery.

David M. Abromowitz, Heather Boushey, Michael Ettlinger, 6 More Kate Gordon, Bracken Hendricks, Andrew Jakabovics, Michael Linden, David Madland, Sarah Rosen Wartell

Journalists Give Workers the Business Report
On the set of the Fox Business Network's "Fox Business Morning." A CAP Study finds that mainstream media coverage of a range of economic issues is biased toward business over workers. (AP/Mark Lennihan)

Journalists Give Workers the Business

CAP study finds that the perspective of workers is largely missing mainstream media's economic coverage, while the views of business are frequently presented.

David Madland

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