Middle Class and the Economy

Two panels of experts, including former government officials, talked about transformation of the middle class due to the changing economy. This event was part of a Brookings Institution-Biden Foundation focusing on the middle class and the economy.

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  • Ted Gayer Vice President and Director Brookings Institution->Economic Studies Program
  • Janet C. Gornick Professor City University of New York Graduate Center
  • Ben Harris Chief Economist and Chief Economic Advisor (Former) White House->Office of the Vice President
  • Melissa S. Kearney Senior Fellow Brookings Institution
  • Kilolo Kijakazi Fellow Urban Institute, The
  • Ben Olinsky Senior Vice President Center for American Progress->Policy and Strategy
  • Richard V. Reeves Co-Director Brookings Institution->Center on Children and Families
  • Heidi Shierholz Senior Economist Economic Policy Institute
  • Michael R. Strain Deputy Director American Enterprise Institute->Economic Policy Studies
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Middle Class and the Economy

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Public Affairs Event
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 09, 2018 | 12:49am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
May 12, 2018 | 12:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • May 09, 2018 | 12:49am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 10, 2018 | 7:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2018 | 12:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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