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ERIC Number: EJ625403
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0271-2171
Educated Workforce, Quality Jobs: Still Elusive Goals in the Rural South.
Beaulieu, Lionel J.; Barfield, Melissa A.; Stone, Katherine L.
Rural America, v15 n4 p28-35 Feb 2001
The percentage of high school graduates in the rural South improved during the 1990s but lagged behind urban figures; the percentage of rural college graduates grew slightly. Rural-urban differences in educational attainment were even greater among minorities. The rural-urban income gap also widened and is not expected to improve, with few new high-skill rural jobs projected. (SV)
Full text at Economic Research Service web site: http://www.ers.usda.gov/publications/ruralamerica/ra154.
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Language: English
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