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>"The disconnect is a result of India’s uneven growth, powered and enjoyed by the country’s upper strata."
>"The disconnect is a result of India’s uneven growth, powered and enjoyed by the country’s upper strata."
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"Inflation is expected to remain high later this year even as the economy slows and layoffs rise. Already, signs of financial stress are surfacing."
"Inflation is expected to remain high later this year even as the economy slows and layoffs rise. Already, signs of financial stress are surfacing."
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>"You remember the early days of the pandemic, when millions of office workers started doing their jobs from home for the first time."
>"You remember the early days of the pandemic, when millions of office workers started doing their jobs from home for the first time."
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"The pandemic did not create these conditions. It simply made them even more impossible to ignore — and created scenarios in which some workers (not all, but some!) have _...Read More_
"The pandemic did not create these conditions. It simply made them even more impossible to ignore — and created scenarios in which some workers (not all, but some!) have _...Read More_
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"The MLB lockout reflects conditions in the larger U.S. economy, where anticompetitive business practices have shrunk workers' revenue _...Read More_
"The MLB lockout reflects conditions in the larger U.S. economy, where anticompetitive business practices have shrunk workers' revenue _...Read More_
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"It may have started in the 1970s, but the 'wages for housework' campaign is just as relevant today. Sophie K Rosa speaks with some of its _...Read More_
"It may have started in the 1970s, but the 'wages for housework' campaign is just as relevant today. Sophie K Rosa speaks with some of its _...Read More_
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"Nationalist-populist policies won't help American workers."
"Nationalist-populist policies won't help American workers."
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>"A Biden administration report says collusion and other constraints on competition hold down pay and prospects in the labor market."
>"A Biden administration report says collusion and other constraints on competition hold down pay and prospects in the labor market."
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>"Openings remained high in January, the Labor Department reported, as did the number of workers quitting their jobs."
>"Openings remained high in January, the Labor Department reported, as did the number of workers quitting their jobs."
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"John H. Cochrane & Jon Hartley explain the reforms needed to fix the US economy's long-ignored but single biggest problem."
"John H. Cochrane & Jon Hartley explain the reforms needed to fix the US economy's long-ignored but single biggest problem."
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"If he emphasizes the positive, reality will be on his side."
"If he emphasizes the positive, reality will be on his side."
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"States are lifting mask mandates, and demand is bouncing back quickly after Omicron. Supply constraints are proving harder to escape."
"States are lifting mask mandates, and demand is bouncing back quickly after Omicron. Supply constraints are proving harder to escape."
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A lot to unpack in this piece but if we're searching for the root of people's ennui I think we still underrate the fact that the past six years, and particularly the past two years, have just been extremely depressing overall.
A lot to unpack in this piece but if we're searching for the root of people's ennui I think we still underrate the fact that the past six years, and particularly the past two years, have just been extremely depressing overall.
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"A labor shortage that began as businesses reopened from pandemic lockdowns is helping to push up pay. The Fed is watching carefully."
"A labor shortage that began as businesses reopened from pandemic lockdowns is helping to push up pay. The Fed is watching carefully."
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"This is hugely important. Graduating into a bad job market scars your whole career. Expansionary policies saved young Americans."
"This is hugely important. Graduating into a bad job market scars your whole career. Expansionary policies saved young Americans."