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SCEPA's Teresa Ghilarducci and the Center for American Progress' Christian Weller recommend improving retirement savings incentives.

Kim Clark interviewed SCEPA Director Teresa Ghilarducci for Money Magazine on the state of retirement security.

In “When Low-Wage Workers are Given a Stake in Their Own Company,” SCEPA Director Teresa Ghilarducci discusses a grocery chain’s decision to give 15% of the company to its 55,000 employees.

In “How to Help the Middle Class Retire Comfortably at No Extra Cost,” SCEPA Director Teresa Ghilarducci discusses the federal government’s main tool for encouraging retirement savings: tax expenditures.

Blackstone President Tony James announced his support for a Retirement Savings Plan at the Center for American Progress (CAP) event, "Creating Long-Term Value."

The World Bank announced with great fanfare that the number of people living in poverty has fallen by almost 500 million between 1980 and 2012.


SCEPA works to focus the public economics debate on the role government can and should play in the real productive economy - that of business, management, and labor - to raise living standards, create economic security, and attain full employment.