Pinched : how the great recession has narrowed our futures and what we can do about it / Don Peck. - SHERLOC
Pinched : how the great recession has narrowed our futures and what we can do about it / Don Peck.
New York : Crown Pub., c2011.
223 p. ; 22 cm.
Working class -- United States.
Middle class -- United States.
Recessions -- Social aspects -- United States.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 2009-
United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Presents cautionary predictions about American life in the aftermath of the recession that describes long-term consequences being faced by Americans from every walk of life.
Not your father's recession -- The two-speed society -- Two depressions and a long malaise -- Generation "R": the great recession and America's youth -- Housebound: the middle class after the bust -- Plutonomy: the very rich in recession and recovery -- Underclass: men and family in a jobless age -- The politics of the next ten years -- A way forward.