Jobs wanted, Harvard analysts suggest Rx for America’s unemployment doldrums
MARCH 11, 2012
One unsettling likely reality is that blue-collar workers may never again enjoy the job security and prosperity they had in the mid-20th century, when unions were strong and industry giants like American automakers reigned supreme. Stronger union protections would help to reverse the trend of declining benefits and job security in working-class occupations in service and manufacturing, he added. While parts of the U.S.