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Thank God it’s Thursday: the four-day workweek some want to bring to the U.S.

Some economists have speculated that American attitudes about work may make it particularly inhospitable for a four-day week.

Publication date: 2019-07-10
Parent publication: The Washington Post
Publication URL: https://www.washingtonpost.com/us-policy/2019/07/11/thank-god-its-thursday-four-day-work-week-some-want-bring-us/?utm_term=.6ba9ba11c1e1

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