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What are the biggest issues facing the American economy and how can they be solved? The Committee for Economic Development presents policy solutions to economic and educational problems here in America. Tune in to hear industry experts making capitalism sustainable.

Sustaining Capitalism Committee for Economic Development

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What are the biggest issues facing the American economy and how can they be solved? The Committee for Economic Development presents policy solutions to economic and educational problems here in America. Tune in to hear industry experts making capitalism sustainable.

    Molly Kinder on worker perspectives and the future of work

    Molly Kinder on worker perspectives and the future of work

    Better accessing the talent and contributions of would-be workers in the face of uncertain technological disruption will be critical to US global competitiveness and increasing prosperity for American families. Molly Kinder, Brookings fellow and lead author of Worker Voices: Technology and the Future for Workers, joins to discuss the challenges workers face from emerging technology as they perceive them and how those views can help inform policy solutions.

    • 37 min
    Women and Work: The trends, barriers, and policies affecting women’s labor force participation

    Women and Work: The trends, barriers, and policies affecting women’s labor force participation

    Better accessing the talent and contributions of women to the strength of the US workforce will be critical for US competitiveness and increasing prosperity for American families. Martha Gimbel, Manager of Economic Research at Schmidt Futures and former Research Director at Indeed.com’s Hiring Lab, joins to discuss the trends, barriers, and policies shaping women’s labor force participation in the US.

    • 43 min
    Strengthening the American Workforce: CED recommendations for increasing labor force participation and attachment

    Strengthening the American Workforce: CED recommendations for increasing labor force participation and attachment

    With workforce and population growth slowing, the US needs to make full use of its available talent to remain globally competitive. Workforce Subcommittee co-chair Paul Decker, President and CEO of Mathematica, discusses CED’s new policy brief, Growing the American Workforce: Bolstering Participation Is Critical for US Competitiveness and Economic Strength, and its insights and recommendations to help more Americans achieve prosperity and strengthen the US workforce.

    • 40 min
    How Quality Early Education Helps Shape the Future of Our Workforce

    How Quality Early Education Helps Shape the Future of Our Workforce

    This year PNC celebrates the 15th anniversary of their Grow Up Great program, a bilingual initiative to help children from birth through age 5 prepare for success in school and in life. Since then more than 5 million children across the country have been supported through PNC’s local grants and educational programming. Learn how it all started with Tom Lamb, Senior Vice President of the PNC Financial Services Group and a CED Trustee; and Jim Hansen, Regional President of Eastern Carolinas for PNC Bank.

    • 36 min
    Out of Work: Trends, causes, and potential solutions for labor force nonparticipation in the 21st century

    Out of Work: Trends, causes, and potential solutions for labor force nonparticipation in the 21st century

    Helping more Americans contribute to the strength of the US workforce will be critical to US competitiveness and increasing prosperity for American families. Jay Shambaugh, former Member of the White House Council of Economic Advisors and one of the authors of the recent Hamilton Project strategy paper Labor Force Nonparticipation: Trends, Causes, and Policy Solutions, joins to discuss the evolution of, and impediments to, labor force participation since the turn of the century.

    • 34 min
    Why High-Quality Early Childhood Learning Experiences Matter

    Why High-Quality Early Childhood Learning Experiences Matter

    In this episode, Elanna Yalow, Chief Academic Officer of KinderCare Education, spoke with Bernard Bailey, CED President, about the critical components of high-quality early learning experiences and how parents can be confident that they are selecting the most appropriate setting for their child and family.

    • 34 min

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