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Policy in Brief

On this episode of Policy in Brief, Oren Cass is joined as always by American Compass policy director Chris Griswold to discuss a proposal to allow workers to administer their own employee benefits through organizations they control. This would be an American version of the Ghent system, a successful European model that improves benefit provision because it’s more accountable than either government or employers.

Further Reading:
American Compass policy brief: Worker-Run Benefits
A Better Bargain: Worker Solidarity and Mutual Support (Wells King, American Compass)
Not What They Bargained For: A Survey of American Workers (American Compass)