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  • Second Demographics of Wealth Essay Receives Widespread Media Coverage

    The second essay in the Demographics of Wealth series was covered by The New York Times, Bloomberg, WSJ, CNN Money, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and Daily Mail, among others. The coverage highlighted the essay’s main finding that the 1980s generation is at greatest risk of becoming a “lost generation” in terms of wealth accumulation.

  • Center Report on Racial Disparities in Student Loan Debt Covered by Reuters

    Visiting Scholar Fenaba Addo’s In the Balance report served as a fact base for an article in Reuters. Addo’s research findings showed that rising college costs may prolong the “long unstable and fragile position of the black middle class”.

  • New Demographics of Wealth Essay Picked Up by CNN Money and WSJ

    The first of three new essays in the popular Demographics of Wealth series was featured by both CNN Money and WSJ in early March. Both articles highlight how “inherited” demographic traits—age, race, and (new to this series) parental education—can provide headwinds or tailwinds to adult financial outcomes. Read more at:

  • HFS Director Discusses Stock Market Exposure in New York Times

    In February, following substantial volatility in the stock market, Center Director Ray Boshara was quoted in the New York Times regarding who stands to benefit (and lose) from exposure to the stock market. Additional analysis was provided in the form of two blog articles authored by Center staff.

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