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Format: 09-01-2014
Format: 09-01-2014
The American Dream used to mean that if you put in a hard day’s work, you could expect good wages, benefits, and a better life for your kids. But the kinds of jobs that can provide a solid middle-...
June 14, 2011 | Policy Brief |
The Housing Crisis and How to Fix It. This special report by Demos and The American Prospect includes articles by Dan Immergluck, Mike Konczal, Rebecca Ruiz, James Carr, Marcus Stanely, Alyssa Katz,...
May 1, 2011 | Report |
Demos and The American Prospect
"Workplace flexibility" is the buzz phrase in debates about how to help busy parents better juggle the competing demands of work and family. But the public conversation has been shaped largely by the...
March 14, 2011 | Report |
Nancy K. Cauthen
In order to return employment to pre-recession levels and restore consumer demand, millions of additional jobs must be created. At the pace of current job creation, it would take many years to reach...
March 7, 2011 | Report |
Today there are almost 29 million people in the United States for whom the economy has failed to perform its most important function: providing enough jobs to go around. This reality is dimming the...
March 7, 2011 | Policy Brief |
Philip Harvey
Can the workers of the world unite? This special report by Demos and The American Prospect includes articles by Harold Meyerson, Monica Potts, David Moberg, Lance Compa, and Jake Blumgart.
December 1, 2010 | Report |
Demos and The American Prospect
Putting our nation on a path of broad prosperity will require generating new jobs, investing in key areas, modernizing and restoring our revenue base, and greatly increasing the cost efficiency of...
November 29, 2010 | Report |
Young adults in North Carolina and across the country are confronting an economic reality vastly different from that of their parent’s generation. Over the past three decades, economic opportunity...
September 27, 2010 | Policy Brief |
A National Goal to Help Every Child Succeed. This special report by Demos and The American Prospect includes articles by Sara Mead, Cornelia Grumman, Lisa Guernsey, E.D. Hirsch, Robert Pondiscio,...
June 1, 2010 | Report |
Demos and The American Prospect
Young adults have an enormous stake in the financial regulatory reform debate. They have paid a high price for a banking crisis caused by lax regulation, and their economic futures will depend on...
May 13, 2010 | Policy Brief |