Delivered October 9, 2019. Contributor: ChristineD
Determine the grant and funding possibilities for a technology-focused think tank that is tackling economic inequality. The information will be used to apply for a grant and build the business model for the think tank.
ECONOMIC INEQUALITY: GRANTS LANDSCAPE
In recent years, many foundations turn their focus on initiatives that promote equality.
However, the economic divide seems to be getting wider in the US due to several factors.
There is also a new tax law that was recently enacted that economists predicted will only lead to worsening inequality.
Around the country, politicians are also pursuing regulations that are more likely to move wealth upwards and reduce social programs.
Also, mainstream and liberal philanthropists are not concentrating on critical areas such as economics, regulation, and entitlements, as well as the conservatives' investments in media, legal networks and movement building.