WOW’s Economic Security Scorecard grades states and state policies on how well they promote economic security for seniors and working families. Examining over 80 state policy choices, our research finds that most states fail to advance and improve job quality, adequate income, education and access to savings and public support. Learn more here.
The Institute will support progressive research and advocacy agendas by promoting the discussion, definition, measurement and advocacy of economic security. Our collection of research and advocacy resources will support lawmakers, citizens, and advocates in their work. Explore the Institute here.
Increased Fares Put Elders’ Economic Security at Risk: WOW’s partner in Massachusetts is using the Elder Index to advocate for lower transportation fares to help struggling seniors as described in The Boston Globe (2-08-13)