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2008-10-16 15:00:20

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite being better educated, young workers in Pennsylvania now earn 10 percent less than their counterparts did some thirty years ago. According to a new report co-released by the Keystone Research Center in Harrisburg and the Center for Economic Policy and Research in Washington, D.C., Pennsylvania workers between the ages of 18 and 29 have seen their wages stagnate and the quality of their jobs deteriorate since 1979. Mark Price, PhD, labor...

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