The More Things Change …

At the end of a long and rather arduous period of conditioning, the fledging PhD today no longer enjoys the bargaining power that mere possession of the degree once betokened, and as competition becomes keener, the matter of placement grows more critical.

—Logan Wilson, The Academic Man, 1942

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