The fantastic team at CAP put together this great video about middle out economics (thanks, Andrew!): Middle-Out Economics 101.
Obama, now Miliband: Miliband, Obama & “middle-out economics”.
My latest contribution to The Atlantic‘s site (from across the Atlantic): The Economics Behind Obama’s Unapologetically Liberal Second-Term Agenda. I argue that Obama’s state of the union address where he vowed “to reignite the true engine of America’s economic growth – a rising, thriving middle class” builds on a growing body of economic evidence. A strong middle class and […]
Al Gore has a big new book, The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change. In it, he seeks to answer the question, ‘What are the drivers of global change?’ Through an at-times dizzying and often sobering ride through a complex array of issues, he tells us that the answer lies in the outcome of ‘a contest between […]
Ann O’Leary, Sarah Jane Glynn and I have updated our policy agenda for how to create economic security for today’s families: In October 2009 the Center for American Progress teamed up with then-First Lady of California Maria Shriver to release The Shriver Report: A Woman’s Nation Changes Everything. A Woman’s Nation provided a comprehensive look at how our […]