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The prospect of tax reform has resumed an old debate over the power of expanding the charitable deduction to democratize philanthropy.
Research shows that competitions can lure cities into offering tax incentive packages that take money away from more effective investments.
Many social policies and programs were assumed to be effective, but were eventually proven not to be.
Tax reform is an opportunity to address wealth inequality, which has grown from both gains at the top and declines at the bottom.
Only 38 percent of borrowers in the 1995–1996 cohort have fully repaid their loans without defaulting.
Certain groups seem more likely to suffer from asthma, including low-income households, renters, and children.
Three possible scenarios help explain the potential implications of President Trump's recent executive order on health care.
As the higher education system evolves, it continues to faces challenges in access, affordability, quality, and innovation.
Nonprofits can be tech companies, too, according to Crisis Text Line founder and CEO Nancy Lublin.
Zaire Dinzey-Flores discusses what led to Puerto Rico’s decline before Hurricane Maria and what’s next for the island.

Resilience in the Face of Disaster

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Resilience in the Face of Disaster

When disaster strikes, we need inclusive plans grounded in evidence on what works.

The Future of Federal Antipoverty Programs

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The Future of Federal Antipoverty Programs

How will transformative policy changes affect millions of American families?

Structural Racism in America

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Structural Racism in America

Public policies, institutional practices, and cultural narratives perpetuate our country's racial inequalities. 

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