Jobless rate depresses wages

Hansen, Fay
July 2003
Workforce (10928332);Jul2003, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p103
Discusses the impact of the unemployment rate on wage growth in the U.S. as of July 2003. Expectation of economists on the state of unemployment; Prediction on economic growth for 2003; Salary budget increases projected for 2004.


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