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There's just one thing dragging down opportunity in America: the economy.

Lower-income workers are getting the least amount of training of anyone in the workforce, resulting in a dynamic that makes it harder to catch up.

  • Scott Clement and Jim Tankersley
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  • Nov 27, 2013
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A new analysis of groundbreaking economic research suggests a strong link between the size of a region's middle class and the ability for its poor residents to climb the economic ladder.

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