Research on How Inequality Affects Economic Growth and Stability. Scholar LOI due 1/26/22; Dissertion Scholar due 2/16/22; Doctoral/Postdoctoral due 3/21/22

Sponsor Deadline: 

Mar 21, 2022


Washington Center for Equitable Growth

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Equitable Growth supports projects about measurement and data collection insofar as they relate to the research questions outlined below. Equitable Growth is particularly interested in dimensions of economic inequality—race and structural racism, ethnicity, gender, place, and environmental factors—as well as the ways in which public policies affect the relationship between inequality and growth. 
The request for proposals is organized around four channels: Macroeconomics and Inequality, Human Capital & Well-being, Market Structure, and The Labor Market

Academic letters of inquiry (LOI) are due by 11:59 p.m. EST on January 26, 2022.

Dissertation Scholars program applications are due by 11:59 p.m. EST on  January 26, 2022.

Doctoral/postdoctoral proposals are due by 11:59 p.m. EDT on March 21, 2022.

 Human capital and well-being
The labor market
Intergenerational mobility
Macroeconomics and inequality
Macroeconomic impact of climate change on economic growth
Political Economy
Market Structure; Market power
Monetary, Fiscal, Tax Policy