Unemployable after 50
Broadcast: Midmorning, 12/10/2010, 9:06 a.m.
A recent labor department report finds that older people who lose their jobs take longer to find work. Midmorning discusses the complex challenges facing an educated, experienced worker who is looking for a job.
- Katherine Newman: Dean of Arts and Sciences at The Johns Hopkins University. Her forthcoming book is Taxing the Poor: Doing Damage to the Truly Disadvantaged.
- Carl Van Horn: Professor of public policy and director of the Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University.