Significant Digits For Friday, Nov. 16, 2018

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2.4 million empty manufacturing jobs

According to a new report from the consulting firm Deloitte, there will be 4.6 million American manufacturing jobs to fill in the next decade — and 2.4 million of them will go unfilled. The report cites three reasons: the increased skill required thanks to automation, the exiting of baby boomers from the work force and “negative perception” of the...

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