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US Jobs: More Health Care, Less Manufacturing

The U.S. workforce is growing and evolving as some kinds of jobs disappear and others become more widespread. A recent study by the Department of Labor says the number of manufacturing jobs will continue a long-term decline between now and 2024. Other experts say some U.S. manufacturing jobs have gone to nations with lower wage costs. Far more jobs have vanished because growing efficiency from automation and robots means fewer people are needed in the manufacturing process. The Labor...

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