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As the U.S. economy rises, so does inequality

Clip: 07/04/2019 | 10m 30s Video has closed captioning.

The U.S. is currently in the midst of the longest economic expansion since the period following World War II. But even though the numbers are good, they don’t add up to prosperity for all Americans. William Brangham talks to Matthew Slaughter of the Tuck School of Business and Equitable Growth's Heather Boushey about factors contributing to the era of growth and the potential dangers lying ahead.

Aired: 07/04/19

Rating: NR

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