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North Carolina Experiences Stagnant Job Growth in Middle-Wage Sectors

Posted By Allan Freyer On April 25, 2012 @ 6:00 am In NC Budget and Tax Center | Comments Disabled

Despite the good news that the state’s unemployment rate dropped to 9.7% in March [1], this silver lining comes attached to a darkening cloud—the emergence of a two-tier labor market with rapidly growing high-wage and low-wage jobs, and little in between.  What’s happening to these middle-wage jobs?

See the newest issue of Prosperity Watch [2] for details….


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[1] March: http://www.ncesc1.com/PMI/Rates/PressReleases/State/NR_Mar_2012_StRate_M.pdf

[2] Prosperity Watch: http://www.ncjustice.org/?q=node/880

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