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Format: 10-21-2014
Format: 10-21-2014
Having lost more than 143,000 jobs since the financial industry set off the Great Recession in 2008, Massachusetts's economy and its middle class depend more than ever on the health of our small...
July 11, 2011 | Report |
Jason Judd
Sarah Babbage
Today's young adults are coming of age in a tough economy, on the heels of 30 years of declining economic opportunity and security for all but the most affluent and most highly educated. These...
June 27, 2011 | Report |
Credit reports and scores have a direct and growing impact on Americans’ economic security and opportunity. Having poor credit can mean a consumer will end up paying a higher interest rate for a loan...
June 20, 2011 | Report |
For far too long, brokers have been selling their older clients complex investments known as structured products. These products are so risky, and so costly in fees, that some of them are almost sure...
May 17, 2011 | Report |
Maine can put deposits of state tax revenue to use in ways that tilt the economic playing field back toward Main Street businesses, our community banks, and long-term job growth. A Maine Street...
May 3, 2011 | Report |
The Housing Crisis and How to Fix It. This special report by Demos and The American Prospect includes articles by Dan Immergluck, Mike Konczal, Rebecca Ruiz, James Carr, Marcus Stanely, Alyssa Katz,...
May 1, 2011 | Report |
Demos and The American Prospect
Across the country, states are considering proposals to move general revenue deposits out of the Wall Street banks that dominate the banking business today, and use them to capitalize a new local...
April 21, 2011 | Report |
Washington can put deposits of state tax revenue to use in ways that tilt the economic playing field back toward Main Street businesses and our community banks, local infrastructure investments and...
April 14, 2011 | Report |
Summary Hawaii can put deposits of our state tax revenue to use in ways that create local jobs by tilting the economic playing field back toward our neighborhood businesses and state-chartered and...
April 5, 2011 | Report |
We have analyzed the likely impact on voter turnout should West Virginia adopt Same Day Registration (SDR).1 Under a system proposed2 in West Virginia, eligi- ble voters who miss the current...
April 1, 2011 | Report |