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Economy 4.0

Finding Middle Ground: A Trip Down Memory Lane

Dash Wasserman Dec 17, 2010

Ten years ago, David Brancaccio visited a small town in Missouri named Cuba, then considered by one census to be the statistical “middle America.” David took a visit back recently to check on how things have changed.

Listen to his story on Marketplace Money:

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