We Americans face a stark choice for our economy in the upcoming election, an election that will unfold in the midst of a historically slow recovery from a devastating economic recession.
One strategy would have us double down on the policies that pushed us into recession and have slowed our recovery. The other choice – the choice we endorse – is a strategy that makes investments in our future as a country, supports working Americans and encourages broadly shared growth.
It is a choice, in other words, between austerity economics and prosperity economics.
LEARN MORE Read the Report "Prosperity Economics: Building an Economy for All," by Jacob Hacker and Nate Lowenthell.