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June 15, 2015

In a new paper for our Full Employment Project, economist Josh Bivens argues that the Federal Reserve should set a wage-growth target to inform its decisions about interest rates.

The Fed’s dual mandate...

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Ben Spielberg

Research Associate
Project Manager, Full Employment

April 27, 2015

While the economy still has many uniquely positive attributes, something is fundamentally wrong: we can no longer count on economic growth to deliver broadly shared prosperity.  My new book, The Reconnection Agenda, presents a robust agenda to reunite growth with real improvements in low-...

Full Employment - Manufacturing
March 30, 2015

The Full Employment Project hosted an event featuring a keynote speech by former Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke and a discussion of leading economists about policies that can help restore and maintain full employment. 

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