New BLS budgets provide yardsticks for measuring family living costs

Brackett, Jean C.
April 1969
Monthly Labor Review;Apr69, Vol. 92 Issue 4, p3
Academic Journal
Explains the yardsticks developed by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for measuring family living costs. Influence of family size on living costs; Manner of living and consumer choices as factors affecting budget contents; Budget for lower living standard; Intermediate budget ranges.


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