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Apr 17, 2014

Multimedia: Financial Times on the Middle Class

Gideon Rachman and colleagues talk about the prospects of the middle class.

Apr 15, 2014

Field Notes: Impact and Risk

Today we’re hearing from others in the field on the tricky relationship between impact and risk.

Apr 12, 2014

In Case You Missed It: This Week in U.S. Poverty

In this issue, a tragic view of America’s poor, what responsible investing has to do with it, and the employment impact of education.

Apr 10, 2014

Field Notes: Darren Walker on Philanthropy

In an interview with Shelterforce Weekly, the Ford Foundation’s new president discusses his take on giving.

Apr 8, 2014

Multimedia: Pew on Equal Pay

With this week’s focus on Equal Pay Day, we’re checking out Pew Research’s findings on the gender pay gap.

Apr 5, 2014

In Case You Missed It: Impacting With the Times

In this issue, thinking on low wage work and poverty, the problem with maximizing of shareholder value, and a new app for philanthropic millennials.

Apr 3, 2014

Multimedia: The Gates’ Thoughts on Giving

Bill and Melinda Gates on their work at the Gates Foundation, their lives and their feelings on giving most of their wealth away.

Apr 1, 2014

Field Notes: On Philanthropy

Today: fun fundraising, investment news and an open letter to Google’s CEO.

Mar 29, 2014

In Case You Missed It: The Employment Challenge

In this issue: new thoughts on poverty and the labor market, the “internet of things” and its economic impact, and gloomy news about climate change.

Mar 27, 2014

Multimedia: Employee Ownership

Today we share a documentary entitled “We the Owners” that examines models of worker-owned business and high-involvement work culture.

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