Blog Post by: Neil Bhatiya , on January 22, 2015
TCF policy associate Neil Bhatiya looks at how climate change fit into this week’s State of the Union address for the U.S. News and World Report’s Debate Club.
Blog Post by: The Century Foundation , on January 14, 2015
Guest blogger Jonathan Hasak explains why critics of President Obama’s community college plan who say the federal government would be mostly reducing the cost for higher-income families are missing the point entirely.
Blog Post by: Clio Chang , on January 14, 2015
In her U.S. News and World Report post, TCF policy associate Clio Chang explores a simply yet effective idea: a set amount of cash for all parents, regardless of income, as a way to combat child poverty.
Blog Post by: Michael Wahid Hanna , on January 13, 2015
In The Blasphemy Brigade, TCF senior fellow Michael Wahid Hanna takes a look at the hypocrisy of Saudi and Egyptian officials walked arm in arm with the unity marchers in Paris.
Blog Post by: The Century Foundation , on January 9, 2015
President Obama’s proposal to make community colleges free is a logical next step in today’s skilled economy. Access to free education shouldn’t end at high school, but there’s more we can do to improve community colleges.
Blog Post by: Neil Bhatiya , on January 7, 2015
Over at Real Clear Policy, I look at how the collapse in crude oil prices are affecting the budgets of a variety of places dependent on oil and gas production revenue, specifically Alaska.
Blog Post by: Jeff Madrick , on January 5, 2015
Jeff Madrick explains how Say's Law—a rule once cherished by economists but since discredited by Keynes—is making a damaging comeback.
Blog Post by: Moshe Marvit , on December 12, 2014
Anti-union groups have begin shifting focus from national fights to the local level. TCF fellow and labor law expert Moshe Marvit explains why this new anti-union push threatens to fundamentally disrupt federal labor policy.
Blog Post by: Neil Bhatiya , on November 17, 2014
TCF policy associate Neil Bhatiya has a piece up at Foreign Policy looking at the shifting norms regarding developing world commitments to climate change after the Obama-Xi summit.
Blog Post by: Neil Bhatiya , on November 13, 2014
In his latest piece for The Week, policy associate Neil Bhatiya takes a look at the U.S.-China climate agreement that was struck in Beijing, with pledges for emissions cuts by the United States and a target for peak emissions by the Chinese.
Blog Post by: Neil Bhatiya , on November 10, 2014
Over at Bloggingheads, I spoke with analyst Tim Kovach about a variety of climate change stories in the news: from the new IPCC report to the effect on American climate policy from the Republican victories in the midterm elections. Tim and and I also touched upon the ways in which the effects of climate change may contribute to geopolitical instability and potential conflict.
Blog Post by: Mike Cassidy , on November 6, 2014
A new report from TCF policy associate Mike Cassidy argues that most labor market reporting relies on the wrong statistics.