The American Dream of Asset Ownership is Vulnerable when Bubbles Burst
The Great Recession has exposed numerous flaws in our social contract - weaknesses that existed prior to the economic downturn - highlighting the need for changes in our system. In a six-part series, the Next Social Contract Initiative explores the stresses on our social contract, and the policy changes that must be made to mend it.
In the sixth and final installment, policy analyst Lauren Damme examines the state of Americans' retirement security, highlighting the shortcomings of our ownership society in providing a secure retirement for Americans.
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Economic Growth Program Banner Policy Brief The American Dream of Asset Ownership is Vulnerable when Bubbles Burst
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