Hard Times in the New Millennium: The Fate of Youth in the Bush Years
Publication Date: November 2003
Publisher(s): Center for Economic and Policy Research
Keywords: Minority workers; Wage inequality; School enrollment
Coverage: United States
This paper looks at how 20-somethings -- African Americans and Latinos, in particular -- are hit by higher unemployment, slower wage growth, and increased insecurity in the new millennium. Summary at: http://www.cepr.net/documents/publications/stateofnationsyouthsummary.pdf.