Brain Gain R Us
Update: WSJ now has a video segment to go along with the piece as well. Click here for that. and a bit gratuitous, but this all reminds me of the piece in the Economist some years ago which at least is a reminder that none of this is a new story. Remember: How Now Brown Town. That or maybe it is all the new lawyers in town.. (see previous post for more on that)
The relevant thing is the amazing generational shift here when it comes to educational attainment. So if you saw the stories today with info on latest dump of the American Community Survey... from that same data you can see this pattern in educational attainment by age for Pittsburgh. Note this is an updated version of what I had produced in the past which many have seen.