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  • Sustaining Capitalism Podcast

    What are the biggest issues facing the American economy and how can they be solved? Join experts from the Committee for Economic Development for non-partisan, fact-based policy responses to pressing e…

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15 Jan. 2020 | Comments (0)
Molly Kinder on worker perspectives and the future of work
Better accessing the talent and contributions of would-be workers in the face of uncertain technological disruption will be critical to US global comp…

08 Jan. 2020 | Comments (0)
Women and Work: The trends, barriers, and policies affecting women’s labor force participation
Better accessing the talent and contributions of women to the strength of the US workforce will be critical for US competitiveness and increasing pros…

03 Jan. 2020 | Comments (0)
Strengthening the American Workforce: CED recommendations for increasing labor force participation and attachment
With workforce and population growth slowing, the US needs to make full use of its available talent to remain globally competitive. Workforce Subcommi…

18 Dec. 2019 | Comments (0)
How Quality Early Education Helps Shape the Future of Our Workforce
This year PNC celebrates the 15th anniversary of their Grow Up Great program, a bilingual initiative to help children from birth through age 5 prepare…

09 Dec. 2019 | Comments (0)
Out of Work: Trends, causes, and potential solutions for labor force nonparticipation in the 21st century
Helping more Americans contribute to the strength of the US workforce will be critical to US competitiveness and increasing prosperity for American fa…

15 Nov. 2019 | Comments (0)
Why High-Quality Early Childhood Learning Experiences Matter
In this episode, Elanna Yalow, Chief Academic Officer of KinderCare Education, spoke with Bernard Bailey, CED President, about the critical components…

28 Oct. 2019 | Comments (0)
Early Childhood Education is a National Security Issue
Mike Petters, President and CEO of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), discussed with CED President Bernard Bailey why early childhood education is v…

20 Sep. 2019 | Comments (0)
Strengthening the American Workforce: Women in Computing and Technology Careers
Despite its importance to US economic competitiveness, women continue to be an underrepresented force in technology. Lucy Sanders, CEO and Co-founder …

13 Sep. 2019 | Comments (0)
Smart Regulation: Financial Services
Hollis Hart is President (Retired), International Franchise Management of Citi and co-author of the book Smart Regulation: Changing Speed Bumps into G…

13 Sep. 2019 | Comments (0)
What is Smart Regulation and How to Achieve it
Michael Archbold is Chief Executive Officer (Retired) of GNC Holdings, Inc. and co-author of the book Smart Regulation: Changing Speed Bumps into Guar…

11 Jul. 2019 | Comments (0)
Educating the Whole Child
This new series features the Committee for Economic Development’s (CED) Business Champions for the Advancement of Early Childhood Education, where we …

10 May. 2019 | Comments (0)
How Should Policymakers Think About Technological Change?
With technology rapidly changing the landscape for modern economic competition, policymakers will need to continually assess how government will shape…

08 Feb. 2019 | Comments (0)
Where does the US government get its money?
Part 4 of CED's Debt 101 series sheds light on the government's revenue system. Caroline Ferguson sits down with Joe Minarik to answer the question, "…

25 Jan. 2019 | Comments (0)
The Business and Economic Implications of a Government Shutdown
The recent government shutdown was the longest in history. CED's Mike Petro, Joe Minarik, and Devin O'Connor sit down to discuss the various business …

02 Nov. 2018 | Comments (0)
Debt 101: How Healthcare Contributes
One of the largest contributors to our debt problem is the cost of health care. In fact, health care is the single greatest cost to the American gover…

28 Sep. 2018 | Comments (0)
How Can Boards & C-Suites Increase Gender Diversity?
In 2017, CED launched the Advancing Women in Corporate Leadership initiative, which seeks to encourage corporations to increase female representation …

14 Sep. 2018 | Comments (0)
Does America Have an Immigration Problem?
Countless people seem polarized on the topic of immigration. Joe Minarik, Senior Vice President at the Committee for Economic Development, and Lance J…