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Pushing her new reduce-child-poverty-with-birth-control gospel, Isabell Sawhill had this to say at Education Next: The effects on children of the increase in single parents is no longer much debated...
March 3, 2015 | Matt Bruenig
Matt Yglesias has a good piece at Vox making the argument (originally offered by Juan Linz) for why government systems like the one the US has are prone to collapse. I won't rehash the...
March 2, 2015 | Matt Bruenig
Danielle Kurtzleben interviewed a guy named Mr. Money Mustache (or Pete) about a variety of personal finance questions. Pete's claim to fame is that he is retired at 30, which really means that he...
February 26, 2015 | Matt Bruenig
How nice to start a week with Paul Krugman and Larry Summers agreeing with things you have been saying for months. The Demos report, Financialization and Equal Opportunity, looks to the financial...
February 25, 2015 | Wallace Turbeville

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What is the fiduciary rule? In the simplest terms, the fiduciary rule is a new regulation, proposed by the Department of Labor, which requires financial advisors and brokers to act in the best...
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In the three decades after World War II, America became the first predominantly middle-class country in the world and our poverty rate was cut in half. Americans experienced what scholars describe as...
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