CHART OF THE DAY: Remember The 40-Hour Work Week?

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Last week it was revealed that the average work week of non-farm workers had dropped to an all-time low of 33 hours. It’s a worrying sign that even with all the layoffs, employers aren’t making their existing employees work more. So what happened to the 40-hour work week? Turns out, that’s a long, distant memory.

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