Tag: education

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The brief’s key findings are: Over the past 25 years, the labor force participation of men age 60-74 jumped from 35 percent to 44 percent. At the same time, the educational levels of older workers increased dramatically in both absolute terms and relative to prime-age workers. Better educated workers are healthier and have more opportunities…

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Poor and working people’s continual worries about money cloud their thinking and make it more difficult to perform simple tasks, concludes new research in Science magazine. This finding came out of two very different experiments – one at a New Jersey shopping mall, the other in India’s sugar cane fields – by an international team…