Understanding Economic Risk
Throughout Our Lives

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About the Book

The United States has been epitomized as a land of opportunity, where hard work and skill can bring about personal success and economic well-being. Yet in their pursuit of the American Dream, many will experience poverty firsthand. Read more >


About the Authors

This work was a collaborative
effort between:

Mark Robert Rank
Washington University

Thomas A. Hirschl
Cornell University

Kirk A. Foster
University of South Carolina


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