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Format: 09-23-2018
Format: 09-23-2018
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 |
Recent federal action, including the passage of the Credit Card Bill of Rights of 2009 and the creation of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, provided needed regulation and oversight of the...
August 31, 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
Building on Living Longer on Less, the first report in a series examining the financial vulnerability of the elderly, this report examines the economic security of African-American and Latino senior...
May 6, 2010 | Report |
Today's young adults are coming of age in a tough economy, on the heels of 30 years of declining economic opportunity and security for all but the most affluent and most highly educated. These...
April 26, 2010 | Report |
Amy Hanauer
Nancy K. Cauthen
Doing an internship while in college has become a near prerequisite for obtaining a good job.  Yet internships are often out of reach for low-income students because most of them are unpaid....
March 23, 2010 | Report |
This fact sheet includes a brief overview of why paying for college has become so difficult. Suggestions for how college students can lower their own college costs and information on public policies...
March 8, 2010 | Policy Brief |
The time has come for the creation of a Consumer Financial Protection Agency. For thirty years, Washington has been captive to a governing philosophy that eschewed regulation in almost any form,...
March 1, 2010 | Policy Brief |
Advocates, educators and students often make the assumption that more education is always better, that a bachelors or graduate degree is always superior in terms of providing additional economic...
February 4, 2010 | Policy Brief |
Reviving American Manufacturing - Before It's Too Late. This special report by Demos and The American Prospect includes articles by Carolyn Bartholomew, Jeff Faux, Joan Fitzgerald, Leo Hinderey,...
January 1, 2010 | Report |
Demos and The American Prospect