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Raj Chetty is the William A. Ackman Professor of Economics at Harvard University, where he also directs Opportunity Insights, a research organization that studies economic mobility. His research focuses on the measurement and explanation of mobility across income and social strata, with particular attention to the role of government policies. He has been an NBER affiliate since 2003.

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Responsible long-term fiscal planning requires an understanding of national fiscal capacity and the extent to which it is affected by economic...
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Americans spend an average of $200 and 12.5 hours per year filing individual income tax returns. More than 40 percent of filers, particularly filers with...
Social Security Panel Discussion: The Labor Market Effects of COVID-19: Implications for Social Security in the US Primary tabs
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The COVID-19 pandemic has had profound effects on the US labor market. Some of these — most notably the drop in...
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