Barry Bluestone, Stearns Trustee Professor of Political Economy at Northeastern University provides the keynote speech during the West Suburban Chamber of Commerce's annual meeting and business luncheon at the Westin Waltham-Boston Hotel on Friday, Jan. 9, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo / Brett Crawford)

Barry Bluestone, Stearns Trustee Professor of Political Economy at Northeastern University provides the keynote speech during the West Suburban Chamber of Commerce's annual meeting and business luncheon at the Westin Waltham-Boston Hotel on Friday, Jan. 9, 2015. (Wicked Local Staff Photo / Brett Crawford)

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