It's visible at the gas pump and the grocery checkout. In December 2021, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) jumped 7 percent, the largest 12-month increase since 1982. Moreover, inflation tends to hurt people at the bottom of the income ladder more than those at the top.
hosted virtually via Zoom
Thursday, January 27th from 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Join the Insight Hub as we host the Public Assets Institute for a conversation and Q&A on its recently published State of Working Vermont 2021.
In this webinar, discover:
- Striking findings from this year's report about basic needs, child poverty, and racial health disparities—as told by its authors
- How the pandemic exacerbated Vermont's opportunity gap—the divide that leaves too many Vermonters struggling to build bright, secure futures no matter how hard they work
- Actions that philanthropists can take today and in the future to improve Vermonters' living and working conditions
- Dan Smith
President and CEO, Vermont Community Foundation
- Kate McCarthy
Program Officer for Grants and Community Impact, Vermont Community Foundation
- Stephanie Yu
Deputy Director, Public Assets Institute
- Julie Lowell
Policy Analyst, Public Assets Institute