No Choice: The Implications of Unmet Child Care Needs For Unemployment Assistance & Paid Leave Access During The COVID-19 Pandemic

This project chronicles and analyzes state-by-state policies on the availability of wage replacements for workers without child care.

100 Days for Opportunity & Well-Being: An Executive & Administrative Action Agenda for Children & Families

This brief summarizes the key recommendations from a research project identifying, developing, and prioritizing human services-focused federal executive actions to improve economic security and well-being for children and families in the U.S.

Matching Timing To Need: Refundable Tax Credit Disbursement Options

This report provides a framework for policymakers and advocates seeking to create periodic payment options that align tax credit disbursement timing to need and advance economic, racial, and gender equity.

Resources: Responding to the COVID-19 Crisis

GCPI ESOI is actively engaged in developing and advancing policies that would provide relief for communities of color, immigrant communities, and people experiencing poverty; support durable recovery efforts; and build economic security and opportunity for the long term.

Driving Home Costs Beyond Tuition: A New Look at Older Students’ Challenges Affording Housing

This report examines older students’ particular challenges to college completion and offers new estimates of older students’ spending on housing, which is typically the single greatest cost older students face.

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JOBS & EDUCATION

Promising strategies for creating more quality jobs

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TAX & BENEFITS

The next generation of tax & benefits strategies

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DEMOCRACY

Protecting & advancing inclusive & equitable democratic institutions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Joined together, poverty and racism have created a toxic mixture that mocks our democratic rhetoric of equal opportunity and equal protection under the law.” – Peter Edelman, Faculty Director

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