Professor Dr. Antony P. Mueller
-- Ubi dubium, ibi libertas --
quinta-feira, 12 de janeiro de 2017
Diferencias salariais por causa da educação
Pay Gap Between College Grads and Everyone Else at a Record
Americans with no more than a high school degree have fallen so far behind college graduates in their economic lives that the earnings gap between college grads and everyone else has reached its widest point on record. The growing disparity has become a source of frustration for millions of Americans worried that they — and their children — are losing economic ground. College graduates, on average, earned 56 percent more than high school grads in 2015, according to data compiled by the Economic Policy Institute. That was up from 51 percent in 1999 and is the largest such gap in EPI's figures dating to 1973. Since the Great Recession ended in 2009, college-educated workers have captured most of ...