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Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Our Lack of Skilled Policymakers

Dean Baker:

...the sequester is throwing around 600,000 people out of work according to the Congressional Budget Office. These are people who have the necessary skills to fill jobs in the economy but who will not be working because people in Washington lack the skills to design policies to keep the economy near full employment.

    Posted by on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 09:21 AM in Budget Deficit, Economics, Fiscal Policy, Unemployment | Permalink  Comments (35)


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