Where the 40-Hour-Workweek Came From


Where the 40-Hour-Workweek Came From and How it Hurt the Economy – Financial News for the Best Bank Rates | Go Banking Rates

Can you imagine working a 30-hour week not because your working hours were cut, but because it was the standard of the country? It’s something many workers have dreamed of but simply assume its not a possibility. But in actuality, there was a time around the Great Depression that the government actually fought for a work week of this length.

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Author: Bill

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