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Format: 04-23-2014
Format: 04-23-2014
The premise of the libertarian view of economics that has dominated public policy and public discourse at least since the era of Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher is that markets work more...
November 1, 2013 | Report |
“Being poor is running in place.” Author John Scalzi wrote this about his own experience of growing up in poverty.1 Today it is not only poor families but many middle class families who are...
October 14, 2013 | Report |
INTRODUCTION: GOING DEEPER THAN STRATEGIC COMMUNICATION A popular recent meme on liberal social networks and left-leaning blogs summarizes ideological differences as follows:  ...
October 8, 2013 | Report |
Jesse Graham
Ravi Iyer
Peter Meindl
INTRODUCTION In the three decades after the Second World War, low- and middle-income households enjoyed income gains that grew in tandem with rising GDP levels and actually outpaced the gains...
October 8, 2013 | Report |
Josh Bivens
* This essay is adapted from a lecture delivered on the occasion of the award of the degree of Doctor Honoris Causa to Bina Agarwal at the Lustrum Ceremony of the 55th Anniversary of the Institute...
October 8, 2013 | Report |
Bina Agarwal
Elizabeth Ridlington and Miles Unterreiner of Frontier Group, Robert Hiltonsmith of Demos, and Kurt Walters of Public Campaign helped with data analysis for this report. This term, the Supreme...
October 4, 2013 | Policy Brief |
Blair Bowie (US PIRG)
Citing clear evidence that numerous low-income New Jersey residents have been denied the opportunity to register to vote, attorneys from Rutgers Constitutional Law Clinic, Project Vote, Demos, the...
October 1, 2013 | Advocacy Letter |
Project Vote
Rutgers Constitutional Law Clinic
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Demos
NAACP
Federal contractors perform many of the vital functions that keep our public services running— they clean and maintain many of our public buildings, make uniforms for our soldiers, and ...
September 24, 2013 | Policy Brief |
After getting the First Amendment supremely wrong in Citizens United, the Supreme Court now faces its next money in politics case. In McCutcheon v. FEC, the challengers are attacking a law that says...
September 10, 2013 | Policy Brief |
I’m pleased to be here today to testify on House Bill 1744, “An Act regulating the use of credit reports by employers.” Over the past decade, Demos has conducted extensive research on credit card...
September 9, 2013 | Testimony |