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August 6 2019

Takeaways: Expanding Paid Leave Without Disadvantaging Low-Income Families

by Kristin A. Shapiro

There are ways to expand access to family leave that would not risk redistributing income away from low-income families. For example, programs such as Social Security Earned Leave could make parental leave affordable without imposing a tax on low-income families to fund a program from which they receive disproportionately little benefit.

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