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Majority of Americans Say Parents Are Doing Too Much for Their Young Adult Children


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Kim Parker, Director, Social Trends Research Juliana Horowitz, Associate Director, Research Richard Fry, Senior Economist Amanda Barroso, Writer, Editor Deja Thomas, Research Assistant Jesse Bennett, Research Assistant Nikki Graf, Research Associate Tanya Arditi, Communications Manager Michael Keegan, Senior Information Graphics Designer David Kent, Copy Editor Travis Mitchell, Digital Producer     

In addition, the project benefited greatly from the guidance of the Pew Research Center methodology team: Courtney Kennedy, Andrew Mercer, Nick Bertoni, Nick Hatley and Arnold Lau.

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