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Jan 19, 2014

In Case You Missed It: Living with Job Scarcity

In this issue, we have thinking on the women in poverty, employers of last resort, improving social mobility and the U.S. employment outlook.

Jan 25, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Capital State of the Union

In this issue, the president’s middle class plea, “inclusive capitalism,” trade deals vs. wages, poverty stress, Davos, and whether impact investors expect too much.

Jan 25, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Labor Market's Missing Pieces

In this issue, Wall Street’s “wealth addiction,” Davos and the global inequality debate, the nonprofit overhead myth, and more on the state of the labor market.

Feb 1, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Debate Over Opportunity For All

In this week’s issue, we have a variety of reactions to the State of the Union, with thoughts on the relationship between the work ethic and the free market, the business case for reducing inequality, and innovation in philanthropy.

Feb 8, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Economic Immobility Challenge

This week we explore surprising news on mobility, marriage as a poverty cure, whether apprenticeships can fix the skills gap, and the sin of doing good deeds.

Feb 15, 2014

In Case You Missed It: Investing in Social and Financial Returns

In this issue, we have more thinking on jobs data, the erosion of the American Dream, insecurity over inequality, and impact investing.

Feb 22, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Great Wealth Divide

In this issue, we have new thinking on the minimum wage, inequality, the trajectory of philanthropy, and the Dalai Lama talks free enterprise.

Mar 1, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Business of Low-Wage Work

In this issue, thinking on corporations’ relationship to the state and taxes, impact investing’s promise and the utility of raising the minimum wage.

Mar 8, 2014

In Case You Missed It: Working Any Which Way You Can

In this issue, we have new thinking on the job market, innovations in the social sector, overhauling taxes, and the decline of American exceptionalism.

Mar 15, 2014

In Case You Missed It: Investing & Giving for Good

In this issue, there is thinking on philanthropy and impact investing, another job market check up, and the big bank debate and subprime lending.

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