The increase in opioid prescriptions from 1999 to 2015 could account for about 20 percent of the observed decline in men’s labor force participation (LFP) during the same period. Read More.
Where Have All the Workers Gone? An Inquiry Into the Decline of the U.S. Labor Force Participation Rate – Brookings – Sept. 7, 2017
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