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Update on the “mancession”

Today we have another post about that topsy-turvy aspect of 21st century America:  women on top of men.   Hat tip on these articles to the Instapundit. Also — you can now subscribe, receiving posts by email — see the box on the upper right. Contents The current situation Government policy plays its part in making …

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Yes, it is a “mancession”, with men losing more jobs than women. Just like all recessions.

The past quarter-century has been an extraordinarily stable period for the economy (as we accumulated debt to maintain growth).  With only two recessions since 1982, both mild and brief, we’ve forgotten what recessions are like.   So we get analysis like this: “Mancession Continues: Male-Female Jobless Rate at Historic Levels, Higher Than Last Two Recessions“, Mark …

Yes, it is a “mancession”, with men losing more jobs than women. Just like all recessions. Read More »