October 15 Forum – Low-Wage Workers and the Role of Anti-Poverty Programs
The Hamilton Project at the Brookings Institution and the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) will host a forum on work requirements and the role of anti-poverty programs. Speakers include Jason Furman, professor of economic policy at the Harvard Kennedy School; Robert Greenstein, president of CBPP; Michael Tanner, senior fellow at CATO; and Catherine Rampell, syndicated columnist at The Washington Post. The Hamilton Project will also release a new economic analysis of how work requirements affect social safety net programs. The event will be held at Brookings in Washington, D.C., from 1:30-3:30 ET. Click here to register.