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We examine the issues related to income supports, asset building, social insurance programs, and entrepreneurship to improve economic security for vulnerable populations. We place special emphasis on the unique challenges facing vulnerable populations such as asset building among communities of color and retirement security for current and future older adults.

Chanelle Hardy and Terry Lierman join Center for Global Policy Solutions Board of Directors

Google executive and Summit Global Ventures founder to help nonprofit fulfill its mission Chanelle Hardy and Terry Lierman Contact: T. Kevin Walker, kevin@globalpolicysolutions.org, 202-265-5111 Simona Combi, simona@globalpolicysolutions.org, 202-265-5111 Washington, D.C., June 22, 2017—The Board of Directors of the Center for Global Policy Solutions (CGPS), a Washington, D.C., public policy think tank, has elected

STATEMENT OPPOSING PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP’S 2018 BUDGET

Contact: Simona Combi, 202-265-5111, simona@globalpolicysolutions.org T. Kevin Walker, 202-265-5111, kevin@globalpolicysolutions.org WASHINGTON, May 23, 2017—The Center for Global Policy Solutions is vehemently opposed to Donald Trump’s budget, “A New Foundation for American Greatness—President's Budget FY 2018,” because it is an old formula for despair that inspires fear, demonizes the poor, marginalizes underserved populations, undermines productivity, and destroys the social safety

Duke Today: Cook Director William “Sandy” Darity Jr. Honored With Prestigious Award at 2017 Future of Wealth Summit

Duke Today reports on the honor Dr. William Darity received at our recent 2017 Future of Wealth Summit. Maya Rockeymoore, president and CEO of the Center for Global Policy Solutions, highlighted the centrality of Darity and Hamilton’s research in the movement for racial and economic justice in the United States: “[Darity and Hamilton] have been

24/7 Wall St: How Many Jobs Will Self-Driving Trucks Eliminate?

Reporter Paul Ausick cites CGPS’s “Stick Shift: Autonomous Vehicles, Driving Jobs, and the Future of Work” report in his story about truckers possibly losing jobs. The switch won’t happen immediately, but slowly over the next decade or so, according to a report from Goldman Sachs Economics Research. U.S. truck drivers could see jobs disappear at

Center for Global Policy Solutions’ 2017 Future of Wealth Summit Launches This Week

Contact: Simona Combi, 202-265-5111, simona@globalpolicysolutions.org T. Kevin Walker, 202-265-5111,kevin@globalpolicysolutions.org Major Event in Washington, D.C., Convenes Experts, Policymakers, Journalists to Discuss Technology, Inclusion & Social Change WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The Center for Global Policy Solutions, a 501(c)3 think tank and action organization dedicated to driving society toward inclusion, today announced the launch of its annual 2017 Future of