Posted by: Michael Mandel on March 11
One last tidbit on the topic, before I move onto something else. Take a look at this chart for the Michigan job market:
As of January 2009, Michigan jobs in health and education accounted for 23.7% of the workforce, almost double the 12.5% share of manufacturing. Rather than Michigan:The Great Lake State, it’s now Michigan: The Health-and Education State.
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