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The Next America

In the Pew Research Center's new interactive essay, The Next America, it is noted that, "Demographic transformations are dramas in slow motion. America is in the midst of two right now. Our population is becoming majority non-white at the same time a record share is going gray. Each of these shifts would by itself be the defining demographic story of its era....Read More »

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Conflict on the Horizon

Pew reports that, "Meantime, the cost of our programs for seniors will soon exceed half of the federal budget. This spending continues to crowd out budgeting for education, research and infrastructure investments that would help build a better future for Millennials and their children. ....Read More »

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NEWS

Statement from Latinos & Economic Security Project on New myRA Program

Today President Barack Obama signed an executive order creating the myRA program, a new option for retirement savings, supplementing the existing IRAs, Roth IRAs and 401(k) retirement accounts....Read More »

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RESEARCH

Latinos Drive Growing Workforce

Between 2010 and 2030, the working age population* in the U.S. is projected to grow by 11 million people. This increase is primarily due to growth within the U.S. Latino population...Read More »

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Video Webinar: Enhancing Economic Security for the Latino Community

Presenting the research outcomes of the Latinos & Economic Security Project. Funding from The Ford Foundation. A collaboration of the UCLA Center for Policy Research on Aging, the USC Davis School of Gerontology, and the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center...Read More »

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Citizenship Status of Latino and Asian Baby Boomers

This figure shows the change in the Latino and Asian baby boomer populations since 1980, broken down by citizenship status. We can see that the the foreign-born population (non-citizens plus naturalized citizens) of Latino boomers has increased considerably...Read More »