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A Four Day Workweek Could Be Coming to the U.K.

A Four Day Workweek Could Be Coming to the U.K.

Commuters And Passenger Trains After Announcement U.K Rail Fares May Increase
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If you live in the U.K., your workweek could soon be a day shorter if the political winds tilt more heavily toward the left. Jess Shankleman reports on how the proposal is gaining momentum and how it might affect Britain, then Bloomberg Opinion columnist Noah Smith joins host Stephanie Flanders for a deeper look at the economic questions raised by the four-day week.