A Life Well Lived?
Jun 16, 2014 06:00AM ● Published by Cate Reynolds
The proportion of students who said being very wealthy was very important to them increased from 45 percent for Baby Boomers (surveyed between 1967 and 1985) to 70 percent for Gen X and 75 percent for Millennials. Perhaps not coincidentally, the percentage who said it was important to keep up to date with political affairs fell from 50 percent for Boomers to 39 percent for Gen X and 35 percent for Millennials. —S.H.
Bottom Line: The definition of a full and rich life seems to be evolving—or is that devolving?