What Trump Got Wrong at Davos

The economy isn’t working for most. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. The 1 Percent President This week at the World Economic Forum’s annual Davos conference, President Trump declared that “the American dream is back bigger, better, and stronger than ever before.” In an op-ed

A new progressive worldview is emerging. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. The Rise of New Progressivism For five decades, neoliberal dogma has dominated our politics and policymaking and left millions of Americans behind; today, a new—and inclusive—worldview is ascendant. In a report released this

2020 deserves a new worldview. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. Beyond Neoliberalism On Wednesday, January 15, the Roosevelt Institute will lead an event dedicated to moving beyond neoliberalism and building an affirmative alternate vision rooted in progressive ideas, rules, and institutions. Highlighting two forthcoming

The Southern Economic Advancement Project is ready for equity. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. Note: The Roosevelt Rundown will be on hiatus until January 10. Happiest of holidays to you and yours, and see you back here in 2020! The Southern Economic Advancement Project

We need to measure what counts. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. The Movement for New Metrics To assess the true health of our society, we need to measure more than GDP, as Roosevelt Chief Economist Joseph Stiglitz, French economist Jean-Paul Fitoussi, and OECD Director

Another big reason why 2020 matters. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. The Roosevelt Rundown will be on hiatus next week. Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours! How a President Could Cut Drug Prices Executive action could be the key to curbing runaway drug prices,

Ambitious tax reform is top of many minds this primary season. A wealth tax has emerged as one of the defining issues of the campaign, and many of the bold public programs envisioned by progressives rely on new or higher taxes on the wealthy and corporations. One tax idea that is gaining more attention is

Addressing the hidden rules of gender means taxing the patriarchy. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. The Tax Code’s Hidden Rules of Gender To advance gender (and racial) equity, we must reform the tax code, as the National Women’s Law Center (NWLC) and co-partners explore

Reclaiming public power can combat a neoliberal crisis. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. How Neoliberalism Drives the Climate Crisis “Our best chance at tackling the climate crisis may well be to transcend neoliberalism,” Roosevelt Fellow Mark Paul and Colorado State University’s Anders Fremstad write

Spoiler alert: Every 2020 climate plan is affordable. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. Why We Can Afford a Green New Deal Combatting the climate crisis isn’t just affordable; it can boost an economy that’s been operating below capacity. As Roosevelt Fellow JW Mason and