As the Director of Communications, Kendra Bozarth sets the organization's editorial strategy and oversees the publications process for all products, ranging from white papers and blog posts to social media content and annual appeals. She serves as production director on all Roosevelt publications, working with project teams—of fellows, program directors, creatives, and editorial staff—to move products from conception to launch, ensuring that they meet Roosevelt’s standards of quality and clarity, align with Roosevelt’s branding, and fulfill organizational goals and objectives. Follow her @kendrabozarth.

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week.   1. How Low Can Unemployment Go? In April, the unemployment rate fell below 4 percent for the first time in 18 years. Some economists argue that low unemployment can hurt the economy by spiking inflation, but Roosevelt

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week.   1. A New Agenda to Tame Corruption in Washington Public debate often focuses on “money in politics”—or more specifically the role of money in elections—but policymakers have paid less attention to “money in government”: the ways that

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week.   1. A Time for Big Economic Ideas NYT opinion columnist David Leonhardt is reimagining the rules of our economy: in an era of deep economic stagnation, now is the time for bold, progressive economic policymaking, he says.

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week.   1. The Financialization of Higher Education Public universities and colleges are increasingly acting as financial corporations instead of institutions providing a public good. Through a case study of Michigan State University, Roosevelt’s Aman Banerji and Network chapter

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week.   1. Ending Inequality For The Washington Post, political reporter Jeff Stein reviews 12 ideas—some progressive, and some … not so much—to foster economic equality in the United States. The proposal from Roosevelt Fellow Darrick Hamilton and Senior

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week.   1. How Companies Exercise Market Power For The Week, national correspondent Ryan Cooper reviews the findings in Powerless, Roosevelt’s in-depth report on market power from Research Director Marshall Steinbaum, Program Manager Eric Harris Bernstein, and former Research

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week.   1. Americans Are Powerless in Today’s Economy In an in-depth report from Roosevelt’s Marshall Steinbaum, Eric Harris Bernstein, and John Sturm, we outline the rise of market power in the U.S. and explain how 40 years of

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week.   1. Toxic Corporate Behavior on the Rise There has been a drastic increase in stock buybacks since the passage of Trump’s corporate tax cuts, but this practice has been a problem in the U.S. for decades. In

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week.   1. Stopping Soaring Stock Buybacks Stock buybacks are both a symptom and a cause of the high-profit, low-wage economy we see today. Although companies have engaged in the practice of purchasing their own stock to increase share prices

The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top 5 stories of the week.   1. The Latest Assault on Dodd-Frank The Trump administration is actively building a scam economy, putting banks first and leaving consumers at risk. Vox reviews the ongoing attempts to dismantle the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), with a