The Economic Future of American Families: Income and Wealth Trends

The Economic Future of American Families: Income and Wealth Trends

by Frank S. Levy
     
 

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Are young American families finding it harder to get ahead economically than their parents did? This major study addresses the important issue of widening inequality both between generations and among families within the younger generation. The combination of slowing income and wealth growth has hit young families harder than families with at least some college… See more details below

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Are young American families finding it harder to get ahead economically than their parents did? This major study addresses the important issue of widening inequality both between generations and among families within the younger generation. The combination of slowing income and wealth growth has hit young families harder than families with at least some college education, black families harder than white families. These trends are projected to continue. Must reading for people interested in economic inequality and the well-being of American families.

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ISBN-13:
9780877664871
Publisher:
Urban Institute Press
Publication date:
07/28/1991
Pages:
148
Product dimensions:
5.83(w) x 8.97(h) x 0.44(d)

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