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Americans are so indebted that it’s holding back the economy. These 4 key reforms could give them room to breathe
While government debt has been dominating the news, there is far more private debt than public debt in the U.S. economy–and it represents the greater economic challenge...
‘The Paradox of Debt: A New Path to Prosperity Without Crisis’ Makes Important and Complicated Topics Accessible to Both Policymakers and the Public Alike
In these times of conflicted narratives, it would seem clear that we need more data-driven analyses regarding a wide range of public policy issues. Toward such lofty aims, Richard Vague weighs in...
BANKING & FINANCIAL SERVICES
Richard Vague: 'Sea change' underway in lender attitudes toward Philadelphia minority business owners
“I’ve been in banking a long time,” Vague told Clemons. “And I have never seen the kind of attitude, the kind of pro Black and Brown business attitude pervasively held across the banking community as it is now.”