This is “United States of Work”
Feb 18, 2020

This is “United States of Work”

There are 164 million people making this economy go. This year, we're following 10 of them.

Segments From this episode

What if the U.S. labor force were 10 people?

Feb 18, 2020
Our re-imagining of the 164 million people who make this economy work.

Meet Michael, 31, accountant

Feb 18, 2020
The Bureau of Labor Statistics would categorize his job under “management, professional, and related occupations," along with four out of 10 U.S. workers.
Peter Balonon-Rosen

Under whose thumb? Inside a Rolling Stones copyright mystery

Feb 18, 2020
A set of recordings posted to YouTube circulated among late last year ... before abruptly disappearing.
British singer Mick Jagger, frontman for The Rolling Stones.
Wood/Evening Standard/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Hard seltzer explosion continues to bubble

Feb 18, 2020
The fizzy alcoholic beverages seem to be pulling market share mostly from light beer and appeal equally to men and women.
Cartons of hard seltzer White Claw are on display at the Round the Clock Deli in New York City in September.
Timothy A. Clary/AFP via Getty Images

Music from the episode

Ginger on the Wind Monster Rally
Used to Be in Love The Jungle Giants
Geology Barrie

The team

Nancy Farghalli Executive Producer
Bridget Bodnar Producer
Daisy Palacios Producer
Sean McHenry Associate Producer
Maria Hollenhorst Associate Producer