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The Increasing Role of the Part Timer


The numbers don't lie - almost 20% of working Americans are employed part-time, a number that shot up in 2008 and hasn't dropped since. Coming up we'll look at the role of part-time employees in the workforce, what might be causing the trend, and whether part-timers are here to stay. Guests

  • Amy Hanauer, director of Policy Matters Ohio
  • Heidi Schierholz, economist at the Economic Policy Institute
  • Tom Buchmueller, economist at the University of Michigan
  • Matt Williams, VP of New Faculty Majority