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For the US to again become the "Land of Opportunity" we need a better understanding of how geography and industrial change affects incomes

Kohei Takeda unpacks the relationship between declining manufacturing in parts of the US - which are often termed the 'Rust Belt' - and workers' income mobility.

Kohei Takeda

3 February 2023

LSE American Politics and Policy

This Blog is published under the centre's Trade programme.