Wisconsin has the regrettable distinction of ranking among the worst states in the nation for racial inequality.
What can municipal governments do now to hasten their recovery and build resilience for the future, while also addressing past inequity?
COWS in the News
“These jobs aren’t the same jobs they were a year ago, and our lives aren’t the same lives that they were a year ago,” says Laura Dresser, associate director of COWS at the University of …June 8, 2021
“This is a moment when workers have leverage right now,” said Laura Dresser, a labor economist at COWS, a liberal think tank at the University of Wisconsin in Madison.June 4, 2021
Laura Dresser, associate director of the Center on Wisconsin Strategy, a UW-Madison liberal think tank, agreed, adding that limited access to child care has kept many individuals, largely women, from returning to work. “The pandemic …May 24, 2021