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Financial crisis in American households : the basic expenses that bankrupt the middle class

Author: Joseph Nathan Cohen
Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Cohen examines the long-term deterioration in U.S. household finances, characterizes the household financial problems as structural problems in the U.S. capitalist system, and identifies the high cost of healthcare and education as a primary strain on and risk to financial security. The closing chapters compare U.S. policies and household finances with those of other developed countries, and address the fact the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cohen, Joseph Nathan, 1976- author.
Financial crisis in American households.
Santa Barbara : Praeger, [2017]
(DLC) 2017011057
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Nathan Cohen
ISBN: 9781440832215 1440832218
OCLC Number: 974794513
Description: 211 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Household financial crisis in the United States --
A snapshot of U.S. household finances --
Financial insecurity --
The big picture --
Runaway spending --
Necessary "necessities"? --
A look abroad --
The choice.
Responsibility: Joseph Nathan Cohen.

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More than one-third of Americans could not sustain a basic livelihood without government assistance. Almost 60 percent of seniors are dependent on the government. Why is this? This book examines how  Read more...

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"Those interested in economics will appreciate this well-reasoned look at the financial issues of many U.S. households." - Library Journal

 
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