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Is There an Upside to Downsizing?
Aired 4/18/1999

Millions of Americans have received the proverbial pink slip. Many more fear their jobs. What does corporate downsizing mean for America, its economy, and for you?
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  Irwin Stelzer
    director of regulatory policy studies at the Urban Institute
  Lester Thurow
    author of The Future of Capitalism: How Today’s Economic Forces Shape Tomorrow’s World
  Robert Samuelson
    author of The Future of Capitalism: How Today’s Economic Forces Shape Tomorrow’s World
  Isabel Sawhill
    The Urban Institute

Originally Aired: 4/18/1999

   
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