Social security and the middle-class squeeze : fact and fiction about America's entitlement programs / Leonard J. Santow and Mark E. Santow ; foreword byHenry Kaufman.
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0514/2005017485.html - Table of contents
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Indiana State Library - Indianapolis||ISLM HD7125 .S26 2005 (Text)||0000103336624||General book||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780275988814
- ISBN: 0275988813 (alk. paper)
- Physical Description: xiii, 216 pages ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger Publishers, 
- Copyright: ©2005
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages -205) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
A practitioner and a historian combine ideas -- Government and the promise of American life -- The middle class and the American dream -- Explaining and analyzing are not enough -- New ways to look at social security, Medicare and Medicaid -- Misconceptions and myths about social security -- Government cannot legislate investment success -- Big budget deficits--not good for stocks and privatization -- Let's talk politics -- Forecasting by the trustees--flaws and recommendations -- Social security around the world -- Some parting thoughts.
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