Where Are All the Good Jobs Going?: What National and Local Job Quality and Dynamics Mean for U.S. Workers

Where Are All the Good Jobs Going?: What National and Local Job Quality and Dynamics Mean for U.S. Workers

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ISBN-13: 9781610447232
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation
Publication date: 01/13/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 224
File size: 4 MB

About the Author

HARRY J. HOLZER is professor of public policy at Georgetown University. JULIA I. LANE is program director of Science of Science and Innovation Policy at the National Science Foundation, research fellow at the Institute of Labor (IZA), Bonn Germany, and former senior research fellow at the U.S. Bureau of the Census. DAVID B. ROSENBLUM is senior economic analyst at NORC at the University of Chicago. FREDRIK ANDERSSON is an economist in the Economics Department of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, U.S. Department of the Treasury.

Table of Contents

Title Page Copyright Contents About the Authors Acknowledgments 1. Introduction and Background 2. Good Jobs: Basic Facts and Trends Over Time 3. Job Quality and Volatility: How Do They Affect Worker Earnings? 4. Job Quality and Volatility in Metropolitan Areas: A Tale of Two (Kinds of) Cities 5. Good Jobs and Firm Dynamics 6. Conclusion and Policy Implications Notes References Index

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