Middle Class

“A thriving middle class fuels the engine of growth in a market economy and is the surest guarantee of opportunity, stability, and freedom.”

In an effort to look beyond ideology and labeling, this nonpartisan web-page provides resources to evaluate policies through the lens of middle-class-impact, based on the principle that a thriving middle class is a good metric for measuring the health and well-being of our economy, our democracy, and the American People.

Ongoing Nonpartisan Studies of the Middle Class

Studies, Reports, Articles on the American Middle Class

Comparing the U.S. Middle Class to other Advanced and Emerging Economies