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EPI News 9/9/2016


EPI launches State of Working America Data Library

EPI released the State of Working America Data Library, which provides researchers, media, and the public with easily accessible, up-to-date, and comprehensive historical data on the American labor force. Compiled from EPI analysis of government data sources, the Data Library provides a clearinghouse of EPI’s best data to help people interested in the labor force answer questions, ask new ones, and find solutions.


Event: How big should our government be?

Economist Jeff Madrick and his co-authors will speak at EPI on Sept. 23 at 10 a.m. ET about their new book How Big Should Our Government Be? Join us in DC or watch the livestream. This event is co-sponsored by the Bernard L. Schwartz Rediscovering Government Initiative at the Century Foundation.