White collar wasteland

Hage, David; Grant, Linda
June 1993
U.S. News & World Report;6/28/93, Vol. 114 Issue 25, p42
Examines how a hostile economy has cut short careers for many of America's best and brightest. Figures for white-collar unemployment; Past recessions and their impact on white-collar workers; Comments by Harvard University economist James Medoff; Profiles of several unemployed white-collar workers including David Shahbazian, a former IBM accountant who is now in real estate and Ed Dillard, formerly with Hughes Corp. INSET: Finding hope after losing a job, by Linda Grant..


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