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Format: 07-23-2014
Format: 07-23-2014
For decades, GDP has enjoyed supreme status as the predominant benchmark of our economic and social progress. In reality, GDP obscures or ignores essential aspects of Americans’ economic and social...
January 26, 2012 | Report |
Stephen Posner
Thanks to the Citizens United decision, money is swamping our politics and our government like never before. This special report by Demos and The American Prospect features articles by:...
January 1, 2012 | Report |
Demos and The American Prospect
It’s been a politically and socially tumultuous year, with far too many setbacks and too few victories on the key challenges facing Americans today. Our Year in Review captures some of those ups...
December 22, 2011 | Report |
Despite controversy in the United States about immigration, most agree that when someone from another country goes through the difficult process of becoming a naturalized American citizen, he or she...
December 19, 2011 | Report |
Manufacturing once gave the U.S. its middle class majority. With the right trade and industrial policies, it can do it again. This special report by Demos and The American Prospect includes...
December 1, 2011 | Report |
Demos and The American Prospect
Today, as millions still struggle with joblessness and millions more scrape by paycheck to paycheck, the Great Recession has heightened the sense that something is fundamentally wrong in our economy...
November 2, 2011 | Report |
Young Invincibles and Demos commissioned a survey of young adults between the ages of 18 and 34 to better capture their circumstances, their anxieties, and their ambitions. The poll was conducted by...
November 2, 2011 | Report |
These stories are a cross section of the experiences of young people entering adulthood in a time of uncertainty, as relayed to Young Invincibles by the young people themselves.   These stories...
November 2, 2011 | Report |
Almost half of single women over the age of 65 face the real crisis of outliving their financial resources. Most have very limited resources and are forced to make daily trade- offs between paying...
October 31, 2011 | Report |
Even before the full impact of the Great Recession hit, seniors were seeing their retirement security steadily and rapidly destroyed. The elimination of secure pensions for most Americans combined...
September 21, 2011 | Report |
Tatjana Meschede
Thomas Shapiro