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  • College Degrees Are Overrated

    The New York Times - 10/19/2021

    Alicia Sasser Modestino, a professor of economics and public policy at Northeastern University, told me her research shows that employers are pickiest when there are lots of people looking for work. But even at times when workers are scarce — as is the case now, with more than 10 million unfilled jobs reported — employers remain reluctant to hire people who don’t satisfy traditional criteria, she says.

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