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Yale @ Gateway Speaker Series

Time: November 16, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm
Location: N-100 Community Room
Street: 20 Church Street
City/Town: New Haven
Website or Map: http://www.gatewatyct.edu
Phone: (203) 285- 2285
Event Type: guest, speaker
Organized By: GCC Business Professor Lorraine Li
Latest Activity: Nov 16, 2015

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Yale @ Gateway Speaker Series
Monday, November 16, 2015 6pm
Room N100 Gateway Community College, New Haven 06510
Moderated by Paul Solman, Economics correspondent for PBS The NewsHour
An expert on the politics of U.S. health and social policy, Jacob Hacker is the author of Winner-Take-All Politics: How Washington Made the Rich Richer and Turned Its Back on the Middle Class, written with Paul Pierson (2010, paperback 2011).In 2010 with support from the Rockefeller Foundation, he and a group of multi-disciplinary researchers including Greg Huber and Mark Schlesinger of ISPS developed the Economic Security Index (ESI), which measures the share of Americans who experience at least a 25 percent decline in their income from one year to the next. The ESI is regularly updated, and each year, Professor Hacker and his team release additional supplemental reports that extend one or more aspect of the ESI.In 2012, Professor Hacker with Nate Loewentheil (Yale Law) wrote an economic blueprint, “Prosperity Economics: Building an Economy for All,” that sets forth a plan to broadly spread economic growth and security for Americans. The proposal was supported by a coalition labor, community and civil rights groups as part of a new campaign called Prosperity for All

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