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Life Story (Closer than Ever)

by Matthew Rousu

The singer discusses her life story in this song, starting with her "liberated marriage". Many economic concepts are covered here, including: * college tuition costs * the loss of human capital you work less because of children * that higher wages are earned by those with college degrees, particularly MBAs * the economic costs of divorce * the wage gap between men and women * and more.

Life Story

The singer looks back on her life - many of which had big economics consequences.

from Closer than Ever (1989)
Creator: David Shire and Richard Maltby, Jr.
Distributor: RCA Victor Broadway
Posted by Matthew Rousu