Is the American Dream Really Dead?

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New drives for computers roll off of Chinese factory lines. (Photo: Robert Scoble)

Season 6, Episode 24

This week on Freakonomics RadioStephen J. Dubner asks, “Is the American Dream Really Dead?” For years, the U.S. government has been trying to make the American Dream a reality. So how successful have these efforts been?

Plus: has China eaten all of America’s jobs?

To find out more, check out the podcasts from which this hour was drawn: “Is the American Dream Really Dead?” and “Did China Eat America’s Jobs?.”

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