Episode 76

American Job Guarantee

March 21, 2017
  • Jobs & Workers
  • Unemployment Insurance
  • Antipoverty Policy
  • Race & Ethnicity
Samuel DuBois Cook Professor of Public Policy, Duke University

Could we fight unemployment by providing government jobs in construction, child care, and other needed public projects? Professor William Darity explains how a Federal Job Guarantee could work and how similar programs have been effective in the past.

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