End Of The Good Life: How The Financial Crisis Threatens A Lost Generation--and What We Can Do…

Paperback | April 23, 2013

byRiva Froymovich

not yet rated|write a review

Financial journalist Riva Froymovich has good reason to be anxious about the financial turmoil facing Generation Y. This is her generation.

Indeed, Generation Y has suffered the brunt of the financial crisis and great recession. For those in the U.S. born after 1976, the American dream is a is becoming a nightmare. Swamped in student loan debt they’re postponing marriage and buying homes, unable to save money, and delaying having children.

The End of the Good Life: How the Financial Crisis Threatens a Lost Generation--and What We Can Do About It examines short-sighted government policies and initiatives that will wreak havoc on our youth. In addition to offering concrete policy suggestions, this book is driven by the touching personal stories of Americans and other young people around the globe affected by the financial crisis.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$16.46 online
$18.50 list price (save 11%)
Ships within 1-2 weeks
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

Financial journalist Riva Froymovich has good reason to be anxious about the financial turmoil facing Generation Y. This is her generation.Indeed, Generation Y has suffered the brunt of the financial crisis and great recession. For those in the U.S. born after 1976, the American dream is a is becoming a nightmare. Swamped in student lo...

From the Jacket

Generation Y faces the bleakest economic landscape in modern history. The recent spikes in unemployment and debt, alongside a drop in marriage, home-buying, and childbearing rates, will have long-term consequences for a group that had no hand in creating the financial crisis. For these young adults, the American Dream is moving farther...

Riva Froymovich has covered the euro-zone in the throes of collapse, the U.S. dollar's historic decline during the Great Recession, the rapid rise of emerging economies, central banks as they faced their biggest challenge since the Great Depression, and politicians' attempt to cobble together financial regulation. She has experience re...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.54 inPublished:April 23, 2013Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062217844

ISBN - 13:9780062217844

Customer Reviews of End Of The Good Life: How The Financial Crisis Threatens A Lost Generation--and What We Can Do About It

Reviews

Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

“Riva Froymovich brings a critical question to the forefront: how can we restore an American Dream that is quickly fading for Generation Y? Froymovich illustrates the problem in a vivid and personal way and offers bold prescriptions for meeting this daunting challenge.”