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Author Yglesias, Matthew, 1981- author.

Title One billion Americans : the case for thinking bigger / Matthew Yglesias.

Publication Info. [New York] : Portfolio/Penguin, [2020]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Coal City PL Stacks - CCBB-2  304.620973 YGL    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  304.620973 YGL    DUE 01-26-21
 Woodstock PL On Order - WOLY-11  RECEIVED    IN-PROCESS
Description xx, 267 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (throughout as footnotes).
Summary The author argues that what really contributes to national prosperity is supporting parents and children, welcoming immigrants and their contributions, and exploring creative policies that support growth, like more housing, better transportation, improved education, revitalized welfare, and climate change mitigation.
Subject Demographic transition -- Economic aspects -- United States -- 21st century.
Families -- Economic aspects -- United States -- 21st century.
Parent and child -- Economic aspects -- United States -- 21st century.
Quality of life -- United States -- 21st century.
Demographic transition -- Economic aspects. (OCoLC)fst00890154
Economic history. (OCoLC)fst00901974
Emigration and immigration -- Government policy. (OCoLC)fst00908700
Population -- Economic aspects. (OCoLC)fst01071483
United States -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- 21st century.
United States -- Population -- Economic aspects -- 21st century.
United States -- Population -- Environmental aspects -- 21st century.
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Informational works.
Added Author Penguin Random House, publisher.
Portfolio, publisher.
Added Title 1,000,000,000 Americans
ISBN 9780593190210 (hardcover)
0593190211 (hardcover)

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