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The Future: Back to the Past
So let’s ask: how long did a typical American worker have to toil in 1956 to buy a particular sort of good compared to how long a similarly typical American worker today must toil to buy that same (or similar) sort of good? Here are four familiar items: refrigerator-freezers; kitchen ranges; televisions; and automatic washers.
middleclass  brentonwoods  history  wages  standardofliving  boudreaux  sidebar 
november 2012 by HispanicPundit

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