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Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Workforce Participation by 25-54-Year-Olds Shrinks


“The proportion of Americans in their prime working years who have jobs is smaller than it has been at any time in the 23 years before the recession, according to federal statistics, reflecting the profound and lasting effects that the downturn has had on the nation’s economic prospects.” (Washington Post)

Let’s hear no more about “our free market.”

FEE Timely Classic
“Not All Job Destruction Is Creative” by Steven Horwitz