Infographic of the Day: What Happened to the Middle Class?

April 26th, 2014
in News, econ_news, syndication

Restaurants like Olive Garden and Red Lobster are struggling, while high end dining is flourishing.

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At GE, demand for high-end dishwashers is racing ahead of sales growth for mass-market models. This leaves the question, what happened to the middle class? Many of our middle class skilled workers are being sought in emerging markets. The global middle class for emerging markets starts at $10 a day.

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