Quick Hits: Thursday, September 1st

An analysis by the Economic Policy Institute shows that real wages for recent college graduates are lower than they were a decade ago. And college-educated women, even those in their twenties, still earn less than college-educated men.

Brian Michael Jenkins of RAND argues that a new, tiered approach to airline security could be more efficient and keep us safer.

At the NY Times, Catherine Rampell reports that many older unemployed workers fear their age is holding them back from getting work.

A new study from the Applied Research Center shows that Americans are surprisingly indifferent about the country’s increasing racial and ethnic diversity (something I wrote about on Monday).

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