The Rising Cost of Not Going to College
Aguiar, Mark, and Erik Hurst. 2007. “Measuring Trends in Leisure: The Allocation of Time Over Five Decades,” The Quarterly Journal of Economics, August, vol. 122, no. 3, pp. 969-1006.
Bell, Lisa, Gary Burtless, Janet Gornick, and Timothy M. Smeeding. 2007. “Failure to Launch: Cross-National Trends in the Transition to Economic Independence,” in The Price of Independence: The Economics of Early Adulthood, edited by Sheldon Danziger and Cecilia Rouse. New York: Russell Sage Foundation.
DeNavas-Walt, Carmen, Bernadette D. Proctor, and Jessica C. Smith. 2013. “Income, Poverty, and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2012.” Current Population Reports, Consumer Income, P60-245. Washington, DC: U.S. Census Bureau, September
Fry, Richard, D’Vera Cohn, Gretchen Livingston, and Paul Taylor. 2011. The Rising Age Gap in Economic Well-being. Washington, DC: Pew Research Center Social & Demographic Trends project, November.
Fry, Richard, and Kim Parker. 2012. Record Shares of Young Adults Have Finished Both High School and College. Washington, DC: Pew Research Center Social & Demographic Trends project, November.
Fry, Richard. 2013. A Rising Share of Young Adults Live in Their Parents’ Home. Washington, DC: Pew Research Center Social & Demographic Trends project, August.
Gottschalck, Alfred O. 2008. Net Worth and the Assets of Households: 2002. Current Population Report P70-115. Washington, DC: U.S. Census Bureau, April.
King, Miriam et al. Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, Current Population Survey: Version 3.0. [Machine-readable database]. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota, 2010.
Mykyta, Laryssa. 2012. “Economic Downturns and the Failure to Launch: The Living Arrangements of Young Adults in the U.S. 1995-2011.” U.S. Census Bureau Social, Economic and Housing Statistics Division (SEHSD) Working Paper 2012-24. https://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/publications/WP2012-24.pdf
Pew Research Center. 2010. Millennials: Confident. Connected. Open to Change. Washington, DC: Pew Research Center, February.
Thomas, Adam, and Isabel Sawhill. 2005. “For Love and Money? The Impact of Family Structure on Family Income,” The Future of Children, vol. 15, no. 2, Fall.