Failure to Launch: Structural Shift and the New Lost Generation
Released: September 2013
Since the 1980s, young adults are launching their careers later, and older adults, especially women and the college-educated, are delaying retirement and earning more. The result of these trends has been a lost decade for young people, marked by declining access to full-time jobs.
The complete report, Failure to Launch: Structural Shift and the New Lost Generation a joint effort by the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce and The Generations Initiative is available online at cew.georgetown.edu/failuretolaunch.