On Borrowed Time: How the Growth in Entitlement Spending Threatens America's Future

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Simon & Schuster, 1989 - Business & Economics - 430 pages
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Clears up misconceptions about entitlement spending, argues that it will become an overwhelming burden on future workers, and suggests a course of change

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The Imperiled American Dream
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The Myths of Entitlements

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Peter G. Peterson is the author of" Gray Dawn: How the Coming Age Wave Will Transform America--and the World," He is chairman of The Blackstone Group and chairman
of The Council on Foreign Relations.

William Strauss and Neil Howe, the authors of "Generations: The History of America's Future" and "13th-GEN," write and lecture frequently on generational issues.    Strauss is the cofounder and director of the Capitol Steps, a political cabaret.    Howe, a historian and economist, is a senior advisor for the Concord Coalition.    They both live in the Washington, D.C., area.