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Mark Rank's "Chasing the American Dream" quoted by NBC News Business, Dec. 9, 2013

Who's the biggest barrier to income inequality? The '2 percent' more...

Barry Cynamon and Steven Fazzari paper on inequality and savings referenced
in The Economist, Dec. 7, 2013 

Stagnant thinking: An old explanation for economic drift gains a new following more...  

Mark Rank's research quoted in remarks by President Obama

Remarks by the President on Economic Mobility - Dec. 4, 2013 more... 

Poverty in America Is Mainstream by Mark Rank, New York Times - Nov. 2, 2013

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Why Labor’s Share of Income Is Falling by Jared Bernstein, New York Times -
Sept. 9, 2013

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Jared Bernstein references work of economists Barry Cynamon and Steven Fazzari,
New York Times - July 26, 2013

Growth From the Middle Out, and How It Works more...
 

 

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CIS Director Marion Crain appointed vice provost

Marion Crain, Wiley B. Rutledge Professor of Law and Director of the Center for the Interdisciplinary Study or Work and Social Capital has been named Vice Provost. more…  

Wisconsin Labor Unrest Could Have Far-reaching Effects

Assault on public-sector workers’ collective bargaining rights impacts all workers, says labor law expert Marion Crain.  more… 

Protests unite public, private union workers

"If public-sector unions lose strength, the labor movement as a whole will lose power," said Marion Crain. more… 

Changes in Workforce puts role of NLRA into question

Marion Crain, comments on the National Labor Relations Act. more…