Here's where all the construction workers went
from The Wall Street Journal
From Oct. 21:
The Wall Street Journal has chronicled builders' complaints about a shortage of construction workers and wondered why the labor pool appears so shallow when employment levels are still well below those of the boom years. Indeed, industry-wide employment cratered from 2006 to 2011, losing nearly 2.3 million jobs. It's gotten well less than half of those back. Where did they all go?
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