College graduates without a college-educated parent have lower incomes and less wealth, on average, than those with a parent who has a bachelor’s or higher degree.
The share of adults who are “basically content” with the federal government has risen to the highest point since 2004, driven by Democrats.
The challenges of a COVID-19 economy are clear for 2020 college graduates, who have experienced downturns in employment and labor force participation.
Nearly half of Black adults say the economic impact of the pandemic will make achieving their financial goals harder in the long term.
Americans’ views on some aspects of the U.S. tax system vary widely by political party affiliation.
About six-in-ten Americans (62%) say they favor raising the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour, including 40% who strongly back the idea.
Here are five key findings about people’s attitudes toward systemic reforms in the U.S., France, Germany and the UK.
Most would welcome government-sponsored job training and other interventions.
The share of Americans viewing illegal immigration as a ‘very big’ problem has increased.
Roughly 9.6 million U.S. workers lost their jobs during the COVID-19 downturn; only about 2.6 million EU workers lost jobs in this period.