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"If people don't have money in their pockets, then this type of economy that we have can't work," says Wharton professor Mauro Guillén.
Lightfoot wants to "unwind" Chicago's "addiction to fines and fees" so as to not drive people into bankruptcy and out of the economy.
"Investors are willing to put money on the table for projects with a positive social outcome," Patrice Kunesh says.
Steven Teles wants to arm legislators with more research staff so they can push back when lobbyists fight institutional change.
Rep. Ro Khanna says we need to expand access to the innovation economy.
Saul Griffith is the co-author of a new report that outlines a plan to reduce U.S. dependence on fossil fuels while creating millions of jobs.
U.S. policymakers may look to Europe for inspiration on reforming the higher education finance system.
“We begin first by asking the question: Why is there so much inequality in our society?” Darren Walker says.