Economy

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In Case You Missed It: Fortune and Risk in the Economy

In this issue, debate on the economic effects of inequality, why poor people find it hard to plan, CEO pay and employment, and risk-taking in philanthropy.

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In Case You Missed It: The Pulling Up Boot Straps Report

In this issue, news about the poverty rate, an innovative way to combat student debt, minimum wage and the franchise business model, and whether philanthropy and impact investors can get along.

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In Case You Missed It: A View to Kill Poverty and Inequality

In this issue, discussion on the impact of endowment investment, philanthropy and corporate inversions, inequality and poverty, and the global jobs crisis.

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In Case You Missed It: Post-Labor Day Reflections

In this issue, discussion of the new labor movement and the wage debate, poverty and where it is toughest to be poor, economic mobility and social investing.

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In Case You Missed It: Kicking the Poverty Bucket

In this issue, discussion on improving low-wage work, whether jobs are a social justice tool, wealth and disconnection, and a nod to the ice bucket challenge.

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In Case You Missed It: Impact's Different Strokes

In this issue, more discussion on the value of workers and business, the power of credit, and getting social enterprise and investing to scale.

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In Case You Missed It: Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor

In this issue, we have debate on Paul Ryan’s plan to overhaul poverty programs, the plight of low wages, and why Market Basket workers have taken to the streets.

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In Case You Missed It: The Labor Market Wheel of Fortune

In this issue, more on the plight of the working poor, whether corporations can do good, and renewed debate on social impact bonds.

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In Case You Missed It: The Good Business of Being Social

In this week’s edition we have discussion of part-time work, further thoughts on social business and impact investing, and what it is like to be on food stamps.

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In Case You Missed It: Creating A Wonderful World of Jobs

In this issue, we have debate on good employment practices, the dimming “American Dream,” the problem of homelessness, and our social mobility meter.