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The Age of Declining Wages

MIT professor of political economy Bennett Harrison co-wrote The Great U-Turn with Barry Bluestone. The book explores how and why the United States is creating fewer full-time, well-paying jobs. He points to the deregulation of industry and the financial system as the primary culprit.

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Other segments from the episode on November 9, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 9, 1988: Interview with Bennett Harrison; Review of Gyorgy Kurtag's album "Messages of the late R.V. Troussova"; Interview with Louie Perez; Commentary on…

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