High Wire : The Precarious Financial Lives of American Families (Paperback)

Author: Gosselin, Peter

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The U.S. economy is wrapping up 25 years of some of the strongest growth in its history. At the same time, Americans report feeling more economically insecure than ever. Gosselin discusses this threat to working Americans'' security and what to do about it.


Publisher Basic Books (AZ)
Mfg Part# 9780465013791
SKU 209611590
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0465013791
Release Date 6/1/2009
Dimensions (in Inches) 9H x 6L x 1T
"[An] excellent and thoughtful book....Gosselin...does a fine job of connecting the stories he tells to general ideas and to economy-wide statistical markers, some developed for his particular purpose. He has produced a readable and valuable book."
"Though his treatment of numbers is rigorous and lucid, Gosselin adds more value with his hair-raising stories of arbitrary job loss and evaporating retirement funds."
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0374
Publisher Basic Books (AZ)
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