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Save the Planet By Working Less

Posted: Feb. 5th, 2013  |  By DailyLuxe News

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Work less and save the world! Finally, a cause we can all embrace.

According to a Washington, DC-based think tank group, Americans could save the planet by working less. The cutbacks would call for a reduction in workdays per week and longer vacations.

A study from the Center for Economic and Policy Research says that scaling back cold bring down greenhouse gases significantly. The formula is simple, according to Economist David Rosnick.

“For many years, European countries have been reducing work hours -- including by taking more holidays, vacation and leave – while the United States has gone the route of increased production, but it might be time for a change,” Rosnick told FoxNews.com Tuesday.  

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