Economic Recovery Part Two: We Need More Action on Jobs and Wages

Mark Price, Stephen Herzenberg |

As we approached February 19, 2011, the second anniversary of the passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), we updated our analysis of the effect of the Act and other federal actions on the economy of Pennsylvania and its metropolitan areas. The report also considers the need for policymakers to take additional action to ensure a robust and sustainable recovery.