With SCEPA Senior Fellow Rick McGahey and Associate Director Bridget Fisher
Bridget Fisher, Director of SCEPA's Critical Public Finance project, talks with SCEPA Senior Fellow Rick Mcgahey as cities face COVID surges and budget crises as a result of lockdown measures. The two discuss how COVID deepens urban income and racial inequalities. How are city budgets limited in dealing with these issues and why? #SCEPAResponds with their take.
New School alum and SCEPA Senior Fellow Laura Carvalho, speaks with Professor of Economics and Director at SCEPA, Teresa Ghilarducci, about income and racial inequality and their two-way relationship to Brazil's COVID-19 infection and mortality rates—the subject of her paper, "Multidimensional Inequality & COVID-19 in Brazil."
Siavash Radpour, economist and Associate Director at SCEPA's Retirement Equity Lab, discusses the August unemployment report with Visiting Scholar and Strategic Adviser to SCEPA, economist John Irons.
SCEPA Research Associate Aida Farmand is joined by labor economist Teresa Ghilarducci, SCEPA's Director and Professor of Economics and Policy Analysis at the New School for Social Research.
SCEPA Research Associate Aida Farmand is joined by Kyle K. Moore, SCEPA Alumni and current Senior Policy Analyst for the Joint Economic Committee Democrats in the U.S. Congress.
SCEPA Senior Fellow and former chief economist at the U.S. Department of Labor, William M. Rodgers and SCEPA Visiting Scholar and Strategic Advisor John Irons discuss May's unemployment numbers.
SCEPA's Director and Bernard L. and Irene Schwartz professor of economics at The New School for Social Research, Teresa Ghilarducci is joined by Retirement Equity Lab's Research Director Siavash Radpour.
SCEPA's Director and Bernard L. and Irene Schwartz professor of economics at The New School for Social Research, Teresa Ghilarducci is joined by Research Associate Michael Papadopoulos.