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'Marketplace' Report: America's Work Force

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'Marketplace' Report: America's Work Force

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'Marketplace' Report: America's Work Force

'Marketplace' Report: America's Work Force

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On Labor Day, we look at the state of the nation's work force. Steve Tripoli of Marketplace talks with Alex Cohen about wages, work hours and production output and how the United States compares with other industrialized nations.