Juliet Schor is a professor in the Department of Sociology at Boston College and the author of several books, including the national best-seller The Overworked American: The Unexpected Decline of Leisure and the more recent True Wealth: How and Why Millions of Americans are Creating a Time-Rich, Ecologically Light, Small-Scale, High-Satisfaction Economy. She is the co-founder of the Center for a New American Dream and co-chair of the board of trustees for the Better Future Project.