Don’t fear the deficit; fear underinvestment. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. A Post-Neoliberal Foreign Policy “Today’s national security experts need to move beyond the prevailing neoliberal economic philosophy of the past 40 years,” Roosevelt Fellow Jennifer Harris and the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace’s

State of the Union

New progressives offer a temperature check. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. A Progressive Response to SOTU In response to a State of the Union speech riddled with inaccuracies, the Progressive Caucus Action Fund served a temperature check featuring commentary from new progressivism’s leading thinkers—including

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And carrying it forward with new progressivism. The Roosevelt Rundown is an email series featuring the Roosevelt Institute’s top stories of the week. Happy Birthday, Mr. President! As FDR once said, “The most serious threat to our institutions comes from those who refuse to face the need for change.” This week, we celebrate the president’s

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