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The “Lost Decade”

The “Lost Decade”

Entry level wages have dropped substantially enough in the last ten years that this has been dubbed the “Lost Decade” by the Economic Policy Institute. “College-educated men and women entering the workforce saw their inflation-adjusted earnings fall 5.2 percent and 4.4 percent, respectively,” notes Jordan Weissman of the Atlantic, “Wages slumped 8 percent for high … Continue reading