The Endangered American Dream

2015 Program Tracks

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The Endangered American Dream

Does the American Dream belong in history books, or will its promise motivate the next generation? Join us to explore the economic, social, and structural causes of the inequality that threatens the Dream and the people and policies that are working to make the United States a place of abundant opportunity and mobility. Part of the Advancing Opportunity Initiative at the Aspen Institute, this series is a cross-sector examination of the best big ideas aimed at restoring the American dream.

Track Events

New Philanthropy: Looking for Solutions in All the Right Places (Aspen Policy Series)
America’s Cities: Makers Remaking the American Dream
Are the Kids All Right? Millennials and the Economy
2015 Festival 1 and Festival 2