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The two-income trap : why middle-class mothers and fathers are going broke

Author: Elizabeth Warren; Amelia Warren Tyagi
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©2003.
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" ... provide ... evidence that the culprit is not "over-consumption" ... they point to the ferocious bidding war for housing and decent schools that has quietly engulfed America's suburbs, driving up the cost of raising children in the middle class"--Jacket flap.
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Warren, Elizabeth.
Two-income trap.
New York : Basic Books, ©2003
(OCoLC)654354681
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Warren; Amelia Warren Tyagi
ISBN: 0465090826 9780465090822 0465090907 9780465090907 9780585482002 0585482004
OCLC Number: 52258316
Description: vii, 255 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Just the way she planned --
The over-consumption myth --
Mom: the all-purpose safety net --
The myth of the immoral debtor --
Going it alone in a two-income world --
The cement life raft --
The financial fire drill.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Warren, Amelia Warren Tyagi.
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