Creating Jobs


The Atlantic discusses job creation in both words and graphs. Derek Thompson breaks down the problem, explains where the jobs are hiding and tells us how we can grow, economically.

“Finally, there is the innovation conundrum. Calling for more innovation doesn’t mean inviting the 25 MacArthur Grant Fellows into a room and asking them to fix health care inflation. It means investing in all the people who aren’t MacArthur Grant fellows. This begins with education, training and immigration.”

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