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Sep 17, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Politics of Better or Worse

In this issue, a look at the politics of economic gains and fragility; infrastructure, taxes and safety nets for the next America; and philanthropy in education.

Sep 20, 2016

Soundbites: A New Way to Measure Success

Jennifer Tescher of CFSI discusses how the financial industry is learning to evaluate its own success by measuring its impacts on consumers’ financial health.

Sep 24, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Don't Bank on It

In this issue, bad banking behavior, alleged tax dodgers, why Americans can't save, more on wealth and inequality, and Hillary Clinton's plan on poverty.

Sep 26, 2016

Election Primer: The Candidates' Kitchen-Table Economics

As the presidential candidates gear up for the final leg of the election race, a look at what they've included in their plans for poverty and economic opportunity.

Sep 27, 2016

Photo of the Month: September 2016

Farm workers tend a field in California, as the state passes historic legislation for agricultural overtime pay.

Oct 1, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Tough Job of Creating Impact

In this issue, questions on poverty progress, the massive prison strike, unsustainable business practices, and a plea for an impact economy.

Oct 4, 2016

Soundbites: Investing in Your Own Backyard

The Heron Foundation’s Toni Johnson discusses building communities and growing small businesses with Jennifer Pryce of the Calvert Foundation.

Oct 6, 2016

Field Notes: Filling the Youth Employment Gap

Bridgespan researchers share new hiring practices aimed at improving future job opportunities and income for "disconnected" youths.

Oct 11, 2016

Thinking On: Workers are Assets not Expenses

Could changing company disclosures on skills improvement lead to more investment in workers?

Oct 15, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Foxes in the Henhouse

In this issue, the bad behavior of bankers, debtors prison, the debate over mobile homes, and Hillary Clinton's plan for deep poverty.