Goldman Sachs Personal Financial Management Head Joe Duran argues the U.S. needs ‘years of inflation for it to persist.’ EXCLUSIVE: Government programs and policies are exacerbating a decadeslong workforce exodus, with Americans becoming increasingly disconnected from the job market, according to a new analysis published Wednesday by the Joint Economic Committee Republicans. The study, shared exclusively with FOX Business, found the U.S. is experiencing an unprecedented rise in prime-age workers who are voluntarily leaving the labor force. For men, the trend dates back 50 years, with the labor force participation rate among males dropping from more than 97% in 1955 to 89% before the COVID-19 pandemic; for women, receding workforce participation began in the last two decades.“As the number of Americans who receive government assistance …