MAP OF THE DAY: States Where The American Dream Is Still Possible

The rags to riches American Dream may be rarer than ever, but it’s still possible in some places.

New York and a cluster of northeastern states significantly beat the national average for economic mobility, according to a study by Pew.

Louisiana, South Carolina and other southern states posted significantly lower economic mobility.

Pew’s study looked at individuals born between 1943 and 1958. Here’s a map:


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