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Employment adjustments in two growing labor markets

Howard F. Robinson

Employment adjustments in two growing labor markets

by Howard F. Robinson

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Published by Dept. of Economics, North Carolina State University at Raleigh in [Raleigh] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina.
    • Subjects:
    • Migrant labor -- North Carolina.,
    • Labor market -- North Carolina.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 95.

      Statement[by] Howard F. Robinson, Benjamin W. Harris and Paul R. Johnson.
      SeriesEconomics research report no. 7
      ContributionsHarris, Benjamin W., joint author., Johnson, Paul R. 1929- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1527.N8 R6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p.
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5276590M
      LC Control Number71627894

      Assuming the total population is million, the labor force is million, and 92 million workers are employed, the unemployment rate is: 8 percent Which is the single most important source of U.S. economic growth? The combination of increasing numbers of people living in rural communities and ever tighter connections between rural and urban labor markets has had a profound influence on the economic well-being of rural communities. This research analyzes how rural-urban labor market linkages affect the economic development prospects of rural counties in North Carolina and the Southeast.

      The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics' Current Population Survey (CPS), found dramatic declines in job tenure between and for all men over the age of . Whereas in the labour market the principal is the employer and the agent the worker, in the credit market the principal is the lender and the agent the borrower. We saw here that in the labour market equilibrium there will be some people involuntarily unemployed, seeking a job .

      Given our definition of metropolitan labor markets, we found a very strong relationship between the share of jobs that are actually reached within a given commute time and the total number of commuters in a U.S. city. Fig. 4, calculated from the U.S. Census Transportation Planning Package Part I dataset for , shows the share of workers that. This fall, yearly employment growth in the industry turned negative, with the industry on track to have annual employment growth of less than 1%—worse than during the Great Recession.


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