The Link between Education and Earnings Table of Contents: Introduction 3 Part I: Lifetime earnings and employability are profoundly shaped by educational attainment 4 The economy is expanding in those areas where a college degree is imperative 4 Employability: Getting ahead in the new economy makes a college education imperative 5 Part II: the jobs are being created in the services sector – not in the low-skill manufacturing sector 6 The economy is expanding in those areas where a college degree is imperative 6 Part III: Caring for the dependent class: There are social costs to having a nation that is made up of citizens with below-college-level education 7 Canada’s growing problem of low literacy 7 Social costs associated with having a...The end:
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