The solution is remarkably simple. Minnesota needs a publicly guided retirement savings plan that uses its financial weight to only serve its member savers.
Last year, the wage disparity between college and high-school graduates was the highest recorded.
We have to plan for where we’d like to be in 25 years and for the demographic reality immediately before us. It’s not one or the other but both.
Growth — economic, community, demographic — is, as a 2012 Minnesota 2020 report found, inseparable from immigration.