Companies will have to pay a premium in the future to get the people they want with the skills they need to keep expanding their businesses
Wed, Jul 29, 2015 - 5:50 AM
In trucking, young drivers aren't joining fast enough to replace retirees, while federal regulations bar entry for those under 21. For the US as a whole, the labour force has grown just 1.6 per cent since the recession ended six years ago.
AMERICAN workers may be on the cusp of grabbing a bigger bite of the economic pie after decades of getting fewer and fewer crumbs.
A significant slowdown in labour-force growth in the US, China and elsewhere will put a premium on finding workers in the years ahead....