TITLE

A CHALLENGE, NOT A CRISIS

AUTHOR(S)
Quinn, Jane Bryant; Ehrenfeld, Temma
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Newsweek;7/3/2000, Vol. 136 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the future of Social Security in the United States as of July, 2000. Opinion that Social Security is not in crisis; Reasons why the Social Security trust fund should be taken seriously; Argument that it is uncertain that young people will get more from their money by investing it privately; Assertion that young people have not abandoned the intergeneration contract.
ACCESSION #
3255123

 

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