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Video—SCEPA Responds

September 29, 2020

Our ongoing video series, SCEPA Responds, brings together expert economists, professors, fellows, and research associates to discuss current economic issues and challenge economic doctrines that create systemic inequity. The series focuses on areas such as race, monetary and fiscal policy, and economic growth and crisis, to provide insights for working families, older workers, the working poor, minorities, and more.

 SCEPA Senior Fellow Laura Carvalho on Inequality and COVID-19

 

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." 

 

August 2020 Unemployment Report

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.

 

July 2020 Unemployment Report

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.

 

June 2020 Unemployment Report

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.

 

May 2020 Unemployment Report

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.

 

April 2020 Unemployment Report

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.

 

March 2020 Unemployment Report

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.