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ASSET BUILDING
85,000 Low-income Youth Open Savings Accounts Through YouthSave

Dispelling the myth that poverty is the biggest barrier to saving.


EDUCATION POLICY
New America Hosts Launch of Workforce Credentials Coalition

Today, New America is hosting the inaugural meeting of the Workforce Credentials Coalition. Led by the California Community Colleges (CCCCO)


POLITICAL REFORM
New America Experts Respond to McCutcheson v. Federal Election Commission Ruling

Experts at New America’s Political Reform Program and Markets, Enterprise and Resiliency Initiative have been closely following McCutcheon v


FUTURE TENSE
Future Tense Initiative & Tsinghua University Launch New U.S.-China Green Electronics Competition

The Future Tense initiative – a partnership of New America, Arizona State University, and Slate magazine – is pleased to announce the launch


EDUCATION POLICY
Subprime Learning: Opportunities for Young Children Stagnated After Great Recession, Report Finds

In the past five years, pre-K enrollments in the United States have not substantially increased, high-quality affordable child care remains


OPEN MARKETS
Experts on Lawsuit to Block American Airlines-US Airways Merger

Washington, DC — The U.S. Department of Justice filed an antitrust lawsuit today to block a proposed merger between American Airlines and US


ASSET BUILDING
Nueva Investigación de Save the Children Demuestra Que los Adolescentes de Países Pobres Quieren Ahorrar Más Dinero

“La percepción es que los adolescentes que viven en situación de pobreza (es decir, con menos de dos dólares diarios) no tienen dinero, y mu


ASSET BUILDING
YouthSave Project Launches New Website

YouthSave - a consortium of youth and microfinance focused NGOs - launches www.youthsave.org.


ASSET BUILDING
Save the Children and Bank of Kathmandu Ltd. Launch YouthSave Project

An agreement was signed between Save the Children and Bank of Kathmandu Ltd. today; formally launching the YouthSave project in Nepal.