TITLE

Employment vs. unemployment data as macro-policy guides

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Weir M.
PUB. DATE
June 1979
SOURCE
Journal of Post Keynesian Economics;Summer79, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the macroeconomic policy analysis of employment and unemployment in the U.S. Employment-population ratio; Conception of the workings of the labor market; Level of unemployment rate; Changes in economic activity.
ACCESSION #
8624941

 

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