"More clearly than anyone else...Ýthe authors have shown how little attention the nation and our government have paid to the way Americans really live."-- Jeff Madrick, "The New York Times"
About the Author
has been a law professor at Harvard for nearly twenty years. She is the author or coauthor of nine books, including The Two-Income Trap: Why Middle-Class Parents Are Going Broke.
Elizabeth served as Chair of the Congressional Oversight Panel for the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) and is Massachusetts’s first female senator. She lives with her husband in Cambridge, Massachusetts.Amelia Warren Tyagi
, along with Elizabeth, is coauthor of The Two-Income Trap.
She is the cofounder and Chief Operating Officer of The Business Talent Group. She has written for Time, USA TODAY, The Chicago Tribune,
and is a regular commentator on Marketplace
. She lives in Los Angeles, California, with her husband and daughter.