Generation Y counterparts in the US have closed living standards gap on previous generations

Millennials in the UK are still bearing the “economic scars” of the 2008 financial crisis and are struggling to catch up with the living standards of older groups while their US counterparts have closed the gap, new research shows.

In its annual “intergenerational audit”, the Resolution Foundation compares the fortunes of millennials – born between 1981 and 2000 – with their predecessors, including Generation X, born between 1966 and 1980.

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