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Resource ID: #20033
Subject: Employment
Source: Wall Street Journal (New York)
Date: 4-Mar


The Journal reports that "Mexico churns out degrees, but not enough jobs." The story reveals that college education is so prestigious in Mexico that "even the unemployed carry business cards proclaiming themselves licenciados." Eventually, many Mexican dentists, lawyers and architects end up working in the fields of the U.S.

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