TITLE

U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Labor

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Labor;2006 1st Quarter, p191
SOURCE TYPE
Industry Profile
DOC. TYPE
Industry Overview
ABSTRACT
The article discusses labor in the U.S. The service sector has added 198,000 jobs in the country, while goods-producing sectors added 45,000 jobs. Productivity gains decelerated, rising a meager 2.4% and durable manufacturing increasing by 6.8%. The tightening of labor markets led to wage acceleration and building inflationary pressures.
ACCESSION #
22891882

 

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