The American Dream Project is a multi-dimensional initiative that includes the MassINC Middle Class Index, long-form journalism in a special fall issue of CommonWealth magazine, and a major forthcoming research report prepared jointly with the Center for Labor Market Studies at Northeastern University.
The American Dream Project is a multi-dimensional initiative that includes the MassINC Middle Class Index, long-form journalism in a special fall issue of CommonWealth magazine, and a major forthcoming research report prepared jointly with the Center for Labor Market Studies at Northeastern University.

Program Press Releases


August 30, 2012

Single issue debate format to present candidates' positions on job growth, economic security and the future of the Middle Class

December 14, 2011

Working more for less, poor job growth despite education gains, and huge income disparities mark state’s latest economic profile

November 29, 2011

Media partnership draws on new MassINC research, polling and journalism focused specifically on the American Dream

November 22, 2011

Public opinion poll reinforces index findings, one in three say they are in danger of falling out of the middle class

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