"Economists call the efforts to address vertical inequality “people based” policies and the efforts to address horizontal inequality “place based” policies. A new national economic strategy combining both approaches would have broad support." -Alice Rivlin
This a clarion call for a bottom up urban revival and the need for deviolution of power to heal America’s deepening divides ...
"Economists call the efforts to address vertical inequality “people based” policies and the efforts to address horizontal inequality “place based” policies."
"A plan to tackle both vertical and horizontal inequality could go a long way toward uniting our red state and blue state nation, and breaking the hyperpartisan gridlock in Washington." Some final words from the late, great Alice Rivlin