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Economics & Trade Policy

SNAP in a Trump Budget

Published on August 30th, 2017 | by Cassie Davis

Photo: Paul Sableman (CC) Crook Fellow Cassie Davis details the effects of the Trump administration’s budget proposal will have on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), using insights gleaned from her work for Bread for the World: SNAP ... Read More


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A Pro-Women Opportunity for U.S. Policymakers

Published on March 8th, 2017 | by Mary Vo

Photo: USAID. This op-ed was first published on The Hill on March 8, 2017.  Authors: Catherine Weaver (ceweaver@austin.utexas.edu), Mary Vo (mary.vo@utexas.edu), Lina Nabulsi (lina.nabulsi@utexas.edu), and Cassie Gianni (cassie.gianni@utexas.edu) On International Women’s Day on March 8, U.S. Congress ... Read More


Economics & Trade Policy

Women at a Cultural Crossroads in Japan

Published on January 31st, 2017 | by Mary Vo

Photo: Devin Stewart, Senior Fellow at Carnegie Council, featuring Prof. Mari Miura and Seiko Noda (fifth and sixth from the left) Since 2013, “womenomics” has been a buzzword in Japan’s recent policies to simultaneously stimulate the national ... Read More


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