Do We Actually Have a Labor Shortage?: Echoes

Amity Shlaes serves as presidential scholar at the King’s College and board chairman at the Coolidge Presidential Foundation.
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We have it backward. There is a labor shortage, not a surfeit. That's what my colleagues at the Council on Foreign Relations' Center for Geoeconomic Studies suggest this week.

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