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May 14, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Upside-Down Money Universe

In this issue, troubling tax havens, a lending platform built on trust, the silly idea of universal income, the lost government job creator, and when the poor pay more.

May 13, 2016

Field Notes: Improving Job Quality for Caregivers

An aging population has raised employment projections for the home health care sector, but are these jobs any good?

May 11, 2016

Soundbites: Gender as a Screen for Public Equities

Toni Johnson joins Nia Global Solutions' Kristin Hull to discuss their use of gender lens investing and trends in the impact investing space.

May 8, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Finding the New Sharing Quotient

In this issue, discussion of tyranny, demographics today and the working class, the Cases and Buffets discuss philanthropy, and the fight over school funding.

May 6, 2016

Field Notes: The Need for Corporate Political Transparency

Heron joins colleagues in asking President Obama to require federal contractors to disclose meaningful information on political spending.

May 3, 2016

Nuts and Bolts: Transitioning Into Impact

A few key lessons Heron learned as we began the process of transforming our portfolio toward 100 percent impact.

Apr 30, 2016

Soundbites: The Trouble in Post-Coal Communities

In this podcast, the Northern Plains Resource Council's Teresa Erikson discusses the declining coal industry's impact on communities once dependent on their success.

Apr 30, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Losing Our Collective Dreams

In this issue, the politics of the declining middle class, universal basic income, where taxing the wealthy works, the privatization of hope, and issues with collective impact.

Apr 29, 2016

Photo of the Month: April 2016

This month's photo shows the last remnant of the mining industry in one Colorado community bringing the economic effects of its downfall on the neighboring population to light.

Apr 28, 2016

Field Notes: Tackling Multidimensional Poverty

A Brookings Institute report examines how facets of poverty tend to cluster, disproportionately effecting blacks and Hispanics, and how de-coupling disadvantage types can lessen poverty’s oppression.

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