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A View of the State of Working Oregon

A View of the State of Working Oregon is a series of occasional OCPP fact sheets published to help explain Oregon’s economy from the perspective of working families.

On the Oregon Economy

If Economic Growth Assured Well-Being, Oregonians Would be Thriving, April 30, 2014

On Income Inequality

Economic Gains Flow to the Top as Oregon Income Inequality Soars, April 30, 2014

On Poverty

A Graphic View of Poverty in Oregon, September 19, 2013

Working But Still Poor, June 27, 2013

On the Job Market

No Recovery for the Unemployed: Long-term unemployment remains especially high, December 19, 2013

A Long Road Ahead for Oregon Workers, August 26, 2013

On Economic Inequality by Race and Ethnicity

A Dream Deferred: Poverty and Median Household Income in Oregon by Race and Ethnicity, January 18, 2013

On Health Coverage

Images of Progress in Oregon Health Coverage, February 7, 2013

See prior editions of The State of Working Oregon:

Rolling Up Our Sleeves: Building an Oregon that Works for Working Families, December 16, 2008

Who's Getting Ahead? Opportunity in a Growing Economy, September 2, 2006

In the Shadows of the Recovery, September 5, 2004

Boom, Bust & Beyond, November 6, 2002

Prosperity in Perspective, September 4, 2000


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