Special Report Series:

The Accomplishments of the Safety Net.

Unemployment Insurance.

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Poverty and Hardship Affect Tens of Millions of Americans
12/20/07
HTML, PDF, 3pp.

Income Inequality Hits Record Levels, New CBO Data Show: Incomes Rose $180,000 For Top 1 Percent In 2005 But Just $400 For Middle-Income Households
12/14/07
Arloc Sherman
HTML, PDF, 4pp.

New Data Show Income Concentration Jumped Again In 2005: Income Share of Top 1% At Highest Level Since 1929
Revised 10/24/07
Aviva Aron-Dine
HTML, PDF, 4pp.

How Robust is the Current Economic Expansion?
Aviva Aron-Dine, Chad Stone, and Richard Kogan
Revised 10/16/07
HTML, PDF, 6pp.

Number and Percentage of Americans Who Are Uninsured Climbs Again: Poverty Edges Down but Remains Higher, and Median Income for Working-Age Households Remains Lower, than When Recession Hit Bottom in 2001
Revised 8/31/07
HTML PDF, 6pp.

More Americans, Including More Children, Now Lack Health Insurance
Revised 8/31/07
HTML PDF, 6pp.

Statement:
CBPP Statement on Census' 2006 Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Data
Revised 8/31/07
HTML PDF, 1pp.

Hawaii's Income Tax on the Working Poor: A Post-Session Update
7/18/07
Jason Levitis
HTML, PDF, 9pp.

Census Revises Estimates of the Number of Uninsured People
4/5/07
Leighton Ku
HTML, PDF, 2pp.

Share of National Income Going To Wages And Salaries At Record Low In 2006: Share of Income Going to Corporate Profits at Record High
Aviva Aron-Dine and Isaac Shapiro
Revised 3/29/07
HTML, PDF, 7pp.

A State EITC Is A Cost-Effective Way To Ease Hawaii’s High Income Tax Burden On The Poor
2/14/07
Jason Levitis
Full Report: HTML, PDF, 8pp.
Press Release: HTML, PDF, 2pp.

New CBO Data Show Income Inequality Continues To Widen: After-Tax-Income for Top 1 Percent Rose by $146,000 in 2004
1/23/07
Arloc Sherman and Aviva Aron-Dine
HTML, PDF, 5pp.

How Robust is the Current Economic Expansion?
Aviva Aron-Dine, Richard Kogan, and Isaac Shapiro
Revised 1/16/07
HTML, PDF, 6pp.

Share of National Income Going to Wages and Salaries Remains at Record Low: Share of Income Going to Corporate Profits at Highest Level Since 1950
Aviva Aron-Dine and Isaac Shapiro
Revised 1/16/07
HTML, PDF, 7pp.

A $7.25 Minimum Wage Would Be a Useful Step In Helping Working Families Escape Poverty
1/5/07
Jason Furman and Sharon Parrott
HTML, PDF, 6pp.