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November 25, 2012
Word: Where the skilled workers went
Paul Krugman, NY Times - Whenever you see some business person quoted complaining about how he or
she can’t find workers with the necessary skills, ask what wage they’re
offering. Almost always, it turns out that what said business person
really wants is highly (and expensively) educated workers at a
manual-labor wage. No wonder they come up short.