Economics @ ITT

Working Class Mens Wages Have Plummeted Over the Past 40 Years

Posted in economics, employment by ittecon on July 31, 2012

….High school dropouts’ earnings have fallen 66 percent since 1969, and people with some college – the median level of education in the US – have seen earnings fall by a third. Reasonable people can disagree about what caused this massive decline and what should be done to fix it. But it’s a major crisis….

via Working Class Mens Wages Have Plummeted Over the Past 40 Years | Mother Jones.

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