Testimony | Young workers

Dreams Deferred: Young Workers and Recent Graduates in the U.S. Economy

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On Wednesday, June 25, 2014, EPI economist Heidi Shierholz testified about the labor market prospects of young workers and recent graduates before the Subcommittee on Economic Policy of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Her testimony explains that although the labor market is slowly improving, job opportunities remain extremely weak—particularly for young workers and new graduates. View her full testimony here.

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