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Dr. Darrick Hamilton

Henry Cohen Professor of Economics and Urban Policy and a University Professor at The New School

Dr. Darrick Hamilton is one of the leading economists examining race, stratification, and disparity and is the Henry Cohen Professor of Economics and Urban Policy and a University Professor at The New School. He is also the Director of the New School’s Institute on Race and Political Economy.

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  • Mar 15 2022
    Blog Post Unconditional Cash and Good Working Conditions – Do We Have to Choose? The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is considered one of the most effective programs for reducing child poverty and promoting economic stability among low-wage families. But there is a suite of benefits that is needed to support workers in their daily lives, like paid leave and minimum wage, that rely on a progressive tax system. […] Dr. Darrick Hamilton, Rachel Isacoff, Rebecca Dixon
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