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Insider's Report (Economy: Worker Woes) #596267

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 14, 1994
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Findings of a Labor Department study on working women reported.

(New York: Mike Jensen) The economic reasons for the lengthening of the American worker's work week examined; statistics on jobs eliminated and factory overtime cited. [Marketing manager Jody ROSE, attorney William SASSO - note hours worked.] The issue of forced overtime noted. [Harvard economist Juliet SCHOR, sales representative Dana RICHARDSON, economist Stephen ROACH, Ford workers Rob and Cathy AYOTT, Ford employee relations Jerry FERGUSON - offer views on the job versus workers' lives.] Findings of a recent Gallup/"Health" magazine poll of the option of shorter hours versus pay cuts cited.

Brokaw, Tom;
Jensen, Mike

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