Insights / Podcast episodeOct 31, 2023

Many US Prisoners Do Return to Society: What Job and Earning Prospects Await Them?

The United States imprisons its population at a rate that is on par with North Korea. In this episode, Evan Rose of the Kenneth C. Griffin Department of Economics discusses what happens when this massive subset of individuals rejoins the labor force. Hint: It’s not what you might expect.

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