Multi-Generational Families: A Good Outcome from a Bad Economy?


The bad middle-class economy since 1980 forced many families to consolidate into one house. It was supposed to be a tragic side effect but, guess what? It’s working well for grandparents, adult children, and grandchildren. Sharing overhead and family responsibilities is helping every generation and children may be realizing the greatest benefits. Listen to a story of hope and human adaptation to the new economy.

Guest: Paula Fomby, University of Michigan
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Music Featured:
“So Far Away” – Carole King

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The Tim Danahey Show started in July, 2010 at internet station Castle Rock Radio. It started as a one-day-per week endeavor and quickly grew to five days per week. The show discusses economics, government, social issues, history, and non-fiction books in a magazine format featuring in-depth conversations with guests. Politics and inflammatory conversations are discouraged as they are divisive and counter-productive. Instead, the show seeks under-reported topics and delves into facts, different perspectives, and ramifications of each perspective.