February 21, 2013

We Really Don't Need More Ph.D. Scientists

Jordan Weissmann, The Atlantic


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Politicians and businessmen are fond of talking about America's scientist shortage -- the dearth of engineering and lab talent that will inevitably leave us sputtering in the global economy. 

But perhaps it's time they start talking about our scientist surplus instead.

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