Angst in America, Part 2: Men without work

JohnMauldin2 2In the second part of this series John Mauldin writes that there are about 10 million American men of prime working age (25 to 54) who have simply dropped out of the workforce. He adds that the great majority of them have not only dropped out of the workforce, they have also dropped out from any commitments or responsibilities to society. It is not just the labour force they are not participating in; they are not participating in the normal ebb and flow of community life. He notes that while American workers without college degrees have suffered financially for decades it has now come to light that the health consequences of this state is deadly. Read more