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The Attention Economy: A Primer Share This

Jun 01, 2021

What happens to media as the digital age enhances their ability to engage consumers?

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All-Knowing Algorithms: A Primer Share This

Jun 01, 2021

What happens to personal data as the digital age deepens their quality, widens their availability, and creates new uses for them?

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Frictionless Exchange: A Primer Share This

Jun 01, 2021

What happens to markets as the digital age improves their efficiency and introduces them to new domains?

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How Biden Transformed the Republican Debate Over Poverty Share This

Mar 11, 2021

BLOOMBERG—In a discussion of the debate over child benefits, Karl W. Smith discusses American Compass’s Fisc proposal as an idea that “deserves to be taken seriously.”

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The Once and Future Right Share This

Mar 05, 2021

THE DISPATCH—Executive director Oren Cass joins The Dispatch Podcast to discuss the mission of American Compass, the future of conservatism, and family policy.

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Oren Cass on Balancing Conservative Principles with Working-Class Priorities Share This

Mar 05, 2021

THE FEDERALIST—Executive director Oren Cass joins The Federalist Radio Hour to discuss how conservatives can reconcile their principles with the priorities of the working class.

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Oren Cass: New Data Reveals Families Desperate for Cash Assistance to Help Rear Children Share This

Mar 05, 2021

RISING—Executive director Oren Cass joins Saagar Enjeti and Krystal Ball to discuss the 2021 Home Building survey on what kind of support American families want from the government.

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The Persistent Thief with Oren Cass Share This

Feb 24, 2021

EVENT—American Compass executive director Oren Cass joins Consumers’ Research to discuss how underestimating inflation is depriving consumers of the American Dream.

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7 Proposals To Make America More Family-Friendly Share This

Feb 24, 2021

Writers and analysts from across the right-of-center apply a family-focused lens to contemporary policy challenges.

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Reactions to a New Social Compact Share This

Feb 23, 2021

Commentators and policy analysts react to our proposal for a Family Income Supplemental Credit.

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Building Family Policy Around Parent Preferences Share This

Feb 23, 2021

THE JOHN STEIGERWALD SHOW—American Compass research director Wells King discusses the results of the 2021 Home Building Survey that show how parents prefer to balance work and childcare.

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Home Building Survey Part II: Supporting Families Share This

Feb 18, 2021

American families have clear preferences for balancing work and childcare and for receiving government support.

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