The Universal Basic Income debate
What are the real goals of a UBI policy? What are the main problems and what experiments are being run. Is it a better policy for developing countries? How does it affect the bargaining power of workers and women?
The marriage market
Palais and al. on what is draining women’s ambition. Autor and al. on the marriage undesirability of manufacturing workers.
What’s new on inequality
Marshall Steinbaum on the economic research that ensued after Piketty. SeHyoun Ahn and al. publish a paper on inequality and macro shocks. Pierre Monin presents research on the effect of macropru on income distribution.