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Document Number: 10822

Recovery: Job Growth and Education Requirements through 2020 - Assuming Congress can resolve budgetary challenges, this study says there will be 55 million job openings through 2020-24 million newly created, 31 million due to retiring baby boomers. About 65% of those jobs will require some postsecondary education and-at currents rates of production- the United States will fall short of workers with postsecondary education by 5 million. (Anthony Carnevale, Nicole Smith and Jeff Strohl, June 2013)...


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