Anna Stansbury Calls for "Hard Choices" on Economic Redistribution

Anna Stansbury (Harvard University)

Speaking at a PIIE event for the release of the book Facing Up to Low Productivity Growth, Anna Stansbury of Harvard University's economics department called for policies to improve productivity while reducing inequality, which will require making hard choices about economic redistribution, supporting benefits for specific vulnerable groups, and focusing on dignity and justice of those left behind by recent trends.