Authors

Amy Ganz

Deputy Director

Economic Strategy Group

AMY GANZ is Deputy Director of the Economic Strategy Group. She has worked in several policy research and analysis roles focused on tax policy, housing and urban policy, and state and local finance. She holds a BA in economics and political science from Wheaton College and an MPA in public policy analysis from NYU Wagner School of Public Service.

Publications

A Policy Agenda to Develop Human Capital for the Modern Economy

  Globalization and technological innovation have intensified the demand for college- educated workers. In 2017, college graduates earned 65% more than non-college- educated workers and were twice as likely to be employed. This proposal recognizes the simultaneous need for more college educated workers and also for a higher level of labor market skill among non-college […]

The Need to Expand Economic Opportunity

  The pursuit of economic opportunity for all Americans is as important to the health of the country’s economy as it is to the strength of its democracy. The promise that hard work and determination will yield economic success is a central American ideal, but it has been called into question as secular economic forces […]