Professor Melissa Kearney recently appeared on a panel at the Aspen Ideas Festival with former Secretary of the Treasury Robert Rubin and New York Times reporter David Leonhardt.  The Aspen Ideas Festival is an annual event that attracts leaders from around the globe and across many discriplines to engage in deep and inquisitive discussion of the major issues shaping our lives and challenging our times.  Kearney discussed the growing inequality among American households and how it might be addressed.  Her comments can be heard beginning at about the 11:00 minute mark in the video available here.

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