financial health

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GOP: equal pay for women could cause job losses

Republican women senators offer toothless legislation aimed at improving the gender wage gap.  Many of the features of the Paycheck Fairness Act- which was voted down by the GOP 3 times- have been removed, including the mandate for businesses to report gender and wage information back the federal government for monitoring.  The new act, called the … Continue reading

Ecology of culture report

The Ecology of Culture: a mixed economy with several motivations: http://www.a-n.co.uk/news/the-ecology-of-culture-a-mixed-economy-with-multiple-motivations

PBS Newshour Segment: Why Americans are Struggling with- and Defaulting on- Small Debts

One of the things that suddenly came into focus for me, when I became a parent, was the importance of “asset accrual” in stabilizing a small family (previously eschewed by me for reasons of “artistic freedom”). And also, ways to help my child have a better financial footing than I did. This is a great- … Continue reading

Podcast: The Artists Financial Support Group Speaks Openly about Money and Debt

Podcast: The Artists Financial Support Group Speaks Openly about Money and Debt speaking at the CUE Art Foundation, January 2015

Podcast: Labor Economists Discuss Under-compensation in the Arts

Podcast: Labor Economists at CUE Art Foundation, 12/05/14 speaking at the CUE Art Foundation, December 2014

Podcast: Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.) on Artist Compensation

Podcast: W.A.G.E. on how creative labor should be compensated speaking at the CUE Art Foundation, December 2014

Australian Prime Minister identifies childcare as a key component of the knowledge economy

To strengthen the economy, government must assist with the balance between work and family.  Why does this make a significant impact to the economy?  “More parents in the workforce mean that more people will make a bigger economic contribution as well as a social contribution to our country,” stated Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott. Abbott’s outline … Continue reading

The Artists Financial Support Group speaks openly on money and debt – January 30th, 2015

The CUE Art Foundation will host the Artists Financial Support Group, the third event in the series “If it’s not work it must be PLAY: the state of work in the arts” January 30th, 6:30pm-8:30pm at the CUE Art Foundation, 137 W. 25th St. This is a free event, please RSVP to hold your seat … Continue reading