Tag: Gallup poll

Are We Better Off Today?

By Thomas J. Stanley on Mar 24th, 2011 in Current Events

Dennis Cauchon, writing in USA Today, asks “Our Standard of Living: Is it Better than Ever?”  He points out that our income today is significantly higher than it was in 1980, that our homes are bigger, that we are expected to live longer, and that we spend more of our income [inflation adjusted] on recreation, […]