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Product Description: What does it mean to grow up today as working-class young adults? How does the economic and social instability left in the wake of neoliberalism shape their identities, their understandings of the American Dream, and their futures?Coming Up Short illuminates the transition to adulthood for working-class men and women...read more

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9780199931460 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 7, 2013, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: What does it mean to grow up today as working-class young adults?

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9780190231897 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 15, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: What does it mean to grow up today as working-class young adults?

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9781586489694, titled "The Betrayal of the American Dream: What Went Wrong" | 1 edition (Public Affairs, July 31, 2012), cover price $26.99

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9781610393201 | Reprint edition (Public Affairs, October 22, 2013), cover price $15.99

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Product Description: In Failure by Design, the Economic Policy Institute's Josh Bivens takes a step back from the acclaimed State of Working America series, building on its wealth of data to relate a compelling narrative of the U.S. economy's struggle to emerge from the Great Recession of 2008...read more
By Lawrence Mishel (foreword by)

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9780801450150 | Ilr Pr, January 13, 2011, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: In Failure by Design, the Economic Policy Institute's Josh Bivens takes a step back from the acclaimed State of Working America series, building on its wealth of data to relate a compelling narrative of the U.

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Product Description: The story of international trade for the American economy is not win-win, but rather good news, bad news. The good news is that some Americans will reap large rewards, and these rewards will actually be so large as to raise the average income of the entire American economy...read more

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9781932066333 | Economic Policy Inst, November 30, 2008, cover price $14.50 | About this edition: The story of international trade for the American economy is not win-win, but rather good news, bad news.

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Product Description: Why, in the world's most affluent nation, are so many corporations squeezing their employees dry? In this fresh, carefully researched book, New York Times reporter Steven Greenhouse explores the economic, political, and social trends that are transforming America's workplaces, including the decline of the social contract that created the world's largest middle class and guaranteed job security and good pensions...read more

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9781400044894 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, April 15, 2008, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The Big Squeeze takes a fresh, probing, and often shocking look at the stresses and strains faced by tens of millions of American workers as wages have stagnated, health and pension benefits have grown stingier, and job security has shriveled.

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9781400096527 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, February 10, 2009), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Why, in the world's most affluent nation, are so many corporations squeezing their employees dry?

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