Study: Military-spouse underemployment costs society $1 billion

Military spouses who are struggling to find jobs cost society anywhere from $710 million to $1.07 billion a year, according to a new study. The study — commissioned by Blue Star Families, conducted by the Sorenson Impact Center at the Eccles School and funded by the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation — found that difficult employment situations are causing unemployment and underemployment for spouses of those [...]