Composite image, includes image by SIphotography / iStock / Getty Images Plus, St. George News OPINION — Is Utah the home of the American Dream? For many yes, for others undoubtedly no. But on a number of quantitative measures, Utah comes closer than any other state.
The essence of the American Dream is that someone born poor can, with hard work and a little luck, become affluent or at least reasonably well off.
In a detailed and highly technical paper titled “ Where Is the Land of Opportunity ?” Raj Chetty of Harvard University and the National Bureau of Economic Research […]