Region Focus

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Fall 2004
Cover Story: Why Cities Grow
Economist Richard Florida argues that cities must attract young, talented workers if they want to prosper. Is he right?

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Summer 2004
Cover Story: The Road To Recovery
Retraining programs throughout the Fifth District are preparing displaced manufacturing workers for new niches in the global economy

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Spring 2004
Cover Story: Working for Health Care
Employer-sponsored health insurance is commonplace, but it's one of many factors distorting the market for medical services

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Winter 2004
Cover Story: Global Gain, Local Pain
The globalization of manufacturing has produced cheaper goods for everyone, but the trend has cost hundreds of thousands of jobs in the Fifth District


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