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Aug 17, 2015

In Case You Missed It: A Better or Worse Middle Class?

In this issue, debating the situation of the middle-class, the role of business leaders on income inequality, and Wall Street’s support of social impact bonds.

Aug 20, 2015

Field Notes: Impact Funds and Financial Returns

Analysis by Cambridge Associates and Global Impact Investing Network shows that impact funds give returns similar to funds that only aim for profits.

Aug 23, 2015

In Case You Missed It: No More Yielding But a Dream's Inequality

In this issue, why philanthropy has an uphill battle on inequality, more stupid poverty policies, why working at Amazon makes people cry, and the bail trap.

Aug 27, 2015

Multimedia: ‘Give More, But Also Take Less’

Henry Crown fellow Anand Giridharadas explains why the generosity to the poor shown by the wealthy is the not the same as justice.

Aug 30, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Some People Got Lost in the Flood

In this issue, commentary about Hurricane Katrina and the decade that followed, inequality and disaster vulnerability, and more on whether workers are disposable.

Aug 30, 2015

Photo of the Month: August 2015

This month's photo pair captures both hope and despair on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, which wrecked the lives of the poorest in New Orleans.

Sep 2, 2015

Multimedia: A Fork in the Road for Fossil Fuel Investment

Jenna Nicholas discusses how movements start and change happens, and says that fossil fuel divestment is the choice that will define our generation.

Sep 6, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Laboring for Labor Day

In this issue, debate on the Fed's labor market efforts, white poverty and 'welfare queens,' the trials and tribulations of corporate transparency, and Etsy's so-called 'tax haven.'

Sep 10, 2015

Thinking On: Is the Magic of New Orleans Back?

Ambassador James A. Joseph outlines the post-Katrina reconciliation still required in New Orleans and rest of Louisiana.

Sep 17, 2015

Thinking On: Why Impact Investing Wins the Prisoner's Dilemma

Ian Magee applies the classic game theory problem to the world of responsible investing and finds it's better to cooperate than to take advantage of each other.