I have a new post up at Medium based on a conversation with professor Hiro Yoshikawa, and work he and others are doing to build out the theoretical and empirical case for a child allowance in the United States:
It’s a distant thought now, but someday liberals will again get the chance to advance a progressive agenda on the national stage. And in the grim shadow of November’s electoral defeat, the future of progressive thought is already being hatched. Academics and researchers are quietly building the case for a bold new policy to support American families in cities across the United States: a universal child allowance.
Read the rest here.