Author

Jared Bernstein

Senior Economist, Economic Policy Institute

Jared Bernstein is a senior economist and the director of the Living Standards Program at the Economic Policy Institute in Washington, D.C.

He is the coauthor of the last seven editions of “The State of Working America” as well as “The Benefits of Full Employment: When Markets Work for People.”

He writes a regular column for the American Prospect online — and his op-eds have appeared in the New York Times and the Washington Post.

Articles by Jared Bernstein

America’s 80:20 Divide

Faced with an increasing gap between productivity and earnings, how will Americans make up the difference?

December 7, 2006