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Who’s not working in the U.S.? Learn the basics

Most prime-age Americans work, and most of those who don’t work say they’re not looking for a job due to caregiving, health, or school
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Lisa Camner McKay

Lisa Camner McKayWriter/Analyst, Institute

Ambitious questions, transformative answers: A conversation on the opportunity and inclusion research agenda

William A. Darity Jr., Greg Kaplan, Abigail Wozniak, and Mark Wright reflect as Institute marks five-year anniversary

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Jeff Horwich

Jeff HorwichSenior Economics Writer

At the crossroads of research and the real world

The journey from academic insights to changing lives can be fickle and slow. These economists take on the challenge.

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