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Unformatted text preview: Spain, Ukraine, and 195 other countries. The second major public policy is Education, the future of this country. The USA has always been very good as far as education goes, but there is an increasing number that is a major concern. Dropout rates are increasing we have almost 2 million dropouts a year. The government expects to have 90 percent of all 4 th graders to graduate from high school, but the actual number we are looking at is almost at 70 percent. The finally policy that Lawson talks about is the distribution of wealth. The gap between the middle and high classes are unbelievable. The gap was stable between 1960 and 1980 but after that the high classes started running away. The top ten percent average almost 100k and the bottom ten percent is less than 6k, that like 16 times more!...
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This note was uploaded on 07/27/2011 for the course BUS 105 taught by Professor Harris during the Spring '10 term at Appalachian State.
- Spring '10