9/21/2010

Workers with college degrees are less likely to lose their jobs, and if they do, they are able to find new work more quickly than their less-educated peers, statistics show. But that doesn't make a degree a guarantee for landing a good job at a good wage. "We are experiencing a period of shared misery, where workers at all education levels are struggling, including those with a college degree," says Lawrence Mishel, president of the Economic Policy Institute.

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