Iowa Social Science Research Center

ISRC Director Leicht Discusses the Vanishing Middle Class

A house with a foreclosure sign in the yard

ISRC Director Kevin Leicht joined Heather McGhee, Director of the Washington Office of Demos in a discussion of why the American dream is slipping away for middle class Americans and if it's possible to get it back. The interview was an NPR podcast titled, "The Vanishing Middle Class," and aired on WHYY radio on May 23rd, 2011.

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