Looking at manufacturing unemployment, we can ask if the Trade Adjustment Assistance program is one way to help workers adjust to a new economy.
While it depends where you look and the industries you select, you can see that U.S. manufacturing is now experiencing a modest rebound.
The retail unemployment caused by the decline of J. Crew and other beloved mall stores relates to a structural change in their industry.
We have far fewer secretaries and many less manufacturing jobs. But the secretaries are not in the headlines. Why? Male- and Female-Dominated Jobs In areas like manufacturing, there are many male-dominated jobs. Those male dominated jobs though tend to be…