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Middle Class Decline

The Sad State Of America's Middle Class, In 6 Charts

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 01.20.2015 | Business

There should be little doubt that the middle class is in trouble.

You're Losing $18,000 A Year Because Of Income Inequality

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 08.27.2014 | Business

The rich have gotten richer at the expense of the rest of us. The rise in income inequality of the past few decades has taken money from the pocket...

Jan Diehm

LOOK: The Middle Class Is Disappearing | Jan Diehm | Posted 11.11.2013 | Business

As President Obama continues his “Middle Class Jobs and Opportunities Tour" in Mooresville, N.C., on Thursday, middle-class Americans continue to ex...

5 Sad Charts About The Middle Class

Posted 09.01.2012 | Business

Things aren’t going very well for the middle class right now. If you don’t believe us, take a look at these charts. Over the past decade, midd...

The Clash of the Middle Classes

Moisés Naím | Posted 10.05.2011 | World
Moisés Naím

Governments in the poorer countries are under enormous pressure to meet the booming demands of the new middle class while those of the richer nations are struggling to contain the fall in living standards of the existing bourgeoisie.