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Tomorrow's Talent: Education and Workforce Summit

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Muhammad Ali Center

144 North 6th Street

Louisville, KY 40202

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The Third Annual Louisville Regional Workforce & Education Summit, sponsored by KentuckianaWorks and 55,000 Degrees, brings together over 300 leaders in workforce and education.

This year's Summit will focus on Tomorrow's Talent, college affordability and youth in the workforce. T

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Richard V. Reeves, Senior Fellow, Economic Studies Co-Director, Center on Children and Families

His research focuses on social mobility, inequality, and family change. Prior to joining Brookings in 2013, he was director of strategy to the UK’s Deputy Prime Minister.

Richard’s publications for Brookings include his latest book Dream Hoarders: How the American Upper Middle Class Is Leaving Everyone Else in the Dust, Why That Is a Problem, and What to Do about It (2017), Time for justice: Tackling race inequalities in health and housing (2017), Ulysses goes to Washington: Political myopia and policy commitment devices (2015), Saving Horatio Alger: Equality, Opportunity, and the American Dream (2014), Character and Opportunity (2014), and The Parenting Gap (2014). He is also a contributor to The Atlantic, National Affairs, Democracy Journal, the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times. Richard is also the author of John Stuart Mill – Victorian Firebrand, an intellectual biography of the British liberal philosopher and politician.

In September 2017, Politico magazine named Richard one of the top 50 thinkers in the U.S. for his work on class and inequality.


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