The Growing Socioeconomic Gap

Mar 19, 2015


A recently released study from the University of New Hampshire shows that the highest 20% in the nation have the fastest growing median family incomes, while incomes for the lower 60% have largely stagnated since the 1970s. 

This hour, we talk a look at the numbers and figures available on inequality and social mobility, and discuss the viability of the American dream.


  •  Robert Putnam, author of “Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis”