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Author(s):Carnevale, A., Stohl, J., and Smith, N
Title:Help wanted: Postsecondary education and training required
Source:http://www9.georgetown.edu/grad/gppi/hpi/cew/pd...
Date:2009
Organization:Georgetown University
Short Description:This chapter argues that postsecondary competencies and awards have become the threshold requirement for middle-class earnings and status.
Annotation:For most of the twentieth century, high school was enough for a shot at middle-class status and wages. Today no one goes anywhere in the American job market without some postsecondary education or training.This chapter argues that postsecondary competencies and awards have become the threshold requirement for middle-class earnings and status.
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