July 29, 2009, 2pm PDT
Researchers at the Pew Charitable Trust have found that the neighborhood in which a child is raised is a powerful indicator of adult economic success.
June 29, 2009, 6am PDT
The downfall of the American auto industry is also having a major impact on middle and working class African-American families. This piece from the <em>The New York Times Magazine</em> looks at the connection.
The New York Times Magazine
June 28, 2009, 5am PDT
New York City recently acquired land to develop parkspace and housing for middle and moderate-income New Yorkers in Queens.
The Architect's Newspaper
February 12, 2009, 1pm PST
David Giles explains the economic extremes that now characterize New York City and offers four suggestions on how to retain and strengthen its middle class.