Middle-Out Economics

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The Middle-Out Economics project is an initiative of the Economic Policy team at the Center for American Progress that combines original analysis, public policy proposals, live events, and multimedia presentations to demonstrate that a strong and stable middle class is the key driver of American economic growth.


The Underuse of Apprenticeships in America Article
Apprentices with Ocean Spray Cranberries attend a ceremony at Gateway Technical College in Kenosha, Wisconsin. (Flickr/Gateway Technical College)

The Underuse of Apprenticeships in America

The United States lags behind its European counterparts in the use of apprenticeships, a proven workforce training tool that would help American businesses, workers, and the U.S. economy as a whole.

Sarah Ayres Steinberg, Ethan Gurwitz

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