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Economic Mobility Across Generations in the USA

The Great Recession notwithstanding, can you still bootstrap yourway to success in America? After all, America is built on the idea of equal opportunity, regardless of economic status at birth. If you work hard [...]

Why Poor People Hate Helping Other Poor People

Unless you live under a rock, you’d know that government (and yes, even some insanely rich people like Warren Buffett) is calling for an increase in taxation for the rich in effort to save education, social programs, and so on. You’d think that regular Joes, who makes nowhere near the proposed $250,000 a year threshold for [...]