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Gonzalo Schwarz, President and CEO of the Archbridge Institute, has written numerous articles and op-eds in that capacity, on topics ranging from the importance of entrepreneurship and the health of the American Dream to trends in economic mobility and inequality.

Should Americans move to Scandinavia for the American dream?

Sen. Bernie Sanders’s campaign may be floundering, but the “Bernie Bros” and millions of other Americans who supported his socialist vision for America aren’t going anywhere.

A New Index on Social Mobility Misses the Mark

This article was originally published on Medium. At the recent Davos meeting there was a lot of focus on the ongoing back and forth...

Inequality matters — but not in the way you think

To put it lightly, the issue of which income group pays more taxes is not easy to discern.

Reflections on Studying Human Flourishing and Progress: Shared Challenges and Shared Potential

The quest to live better and more meaningful lives and to provide a better life for future generations, especially our own children, is as strong a commonality as there exists in the world.

The Coddling of American Agency

Whether perceived or real, Americans increasingly reflect a diminished sense of individual agency. And as Americans lose their sense of agency, the dynamic spirit that fueled an unprecedented level of economic prosperity risks being lost.

Every Billionaire Is Not a Policy Failure — Far From It

Income inequality dominates our political and policy debates. Perhaps the latest example of this phenomenon is the extent to which proposals regarding how much the rich should be taxed have become ubiquitous in our discourse.