Beyond Class War: Americans Want Government to Promote Equal Opportunity

Lawrence R. Jacobs, University of Minnesota

Do Americans want policies to address growing inequality? Americans are wary of overweening government. Yet most citizens reject glaring disparities and support efforts to expand opportunity and reduce insecurity.

Read the full Jacobs brief here.

Learn more about Lawrence Jacobs and his work on health reform, public opinion and American democracy.

Jacobs is the Director of the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota. To learn more about the activities of his center, click here.







June 2012