Archive for the ‘Inequality’ Category

Have you made the reconnection? No?! Well, here’s how to fix that.

May 26th, 2015

Very simple. You just show up at the Center for American Progress this Thurs, 5/28, from noon to 1, for a discussion of my latest book, The Reconnection Agenda, Reuniting Growth and Prosperity. We’ve got an awesome panel lined up: Jared Bernstein, Senior Fellow, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities Jamelle Bouie, Staff Writer at… Read more

Super Models

May 21st, 2015

Sorry, nothing prurient. Just a quick observation and reading/listening assignments for serious OTE’ers on some material that I will return to shortly with the necessary time and attention. Over the past few days, in three separate (though intimately connected) debates in which I take part, I’ve come across writers emphasizing the critical importance of getting… Read more

Check it out, OTE’ers: The Reconnection Agenda is upon us!

April 24th, 2015

Read the intro to my new book, The Reconnection Agenda: Reuniting Growth and Prosperity, over at the WaPo PostEverything. Or better yet, download the whole damn book at let me know what you think. You can buy a hard copy–you know, with paper pages, here. [Here’s the cover, which I think is great, by Anthony… Read more