State Economy

Despite strong growth in overall economic productivity over the past decade, the majority of Washington’s working families have not shared in the economic wealth they have helped create. EOI is working to ensure economic growth is founded on broad-based prosperity, so economic security and opportunity are available to all. New public policies are needed to match the changes on our economy, including access to health care, paid family leave and paid sick days, retirement security, and a social safety net.

Research and Publications

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Fair Pay for Washington Women

Fact Sheet | July 15, 2014

Fair pay is still out of reach for most women Women make up almost half of the American wo

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Chutes and Ladders: How economic mobility is changing in an inequality society

Report | January 10, 2014

As the country continues to slowly climb its way out of the Great Recession, rising inequa

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Latest Blog Posts

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Ladders to opportunity: Angela

Economic Opportunity Institute | October 21, 2014

“I’ve been promised a dream that doesn’t exist anymore.  The rich are getting richer; the

Restoring Good Karma

Marilyn Watkins | October 20, 2014

Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella created a national uproar when he advised women to rely on “

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