August 7, 2012 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)
Labor market attachment of baby boomers by educational attainment
Less than a high school diploma
High school graduates, no college
Some college or associate degree
Bachelor's degree and higher
These data are featured in the TED article, Labor market attachment of baby boomers by educational attainment.
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