Nancy Cleeland

Nancy Cleeland writes for the Economic Policy Institute, a nonpartisan Washington DC think tank that seeks to broaden the public debate about strategies to build a more fair and prosperous economy. She has extensive experience reporting for newspapers on international trade, immigration and the low-wage economy, and co-authored a Pulitzer Prize-winning series on Wal-Mart's labor practices for the Los Angeles Times.

The Incredible Shrinking Paycheck The Incredible Shrinking Paycheck

Feeling squeezed? It's official: if you're not in management, the value of your paycheck is dropping at an alarming rate.

Feb 21, 2008 / Feature / Nancy Cleeland

Half-a-Loaf Stimulus Half-a-Loaf Stimulus

Good news in the stimulus package: low and middle income Americans receive cash to rev a slowing economy. Bad news: tax breaks for businesses won't help much at all.

Feb 13, 2008 / Feature / Nancy Cleeland