Occupational Labor Shortages: Concepts, Causes, Consequences, and Cures
AbstractBarnow, Trutko, and Piatak focus on whether persistent occupation-specific labor shortages might lead to inefficiencies in the U.S. economy. They describe why shortages arise, the difficulty in ascertaining that a shortage is present, and how to assess strategies to alleviate the shortage.
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Bibliographic InfoThis book is provided by W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research in its series Books from Upjohn Press with number ols and published in 2013.
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Labor shortages; labor demand; skills matching; immigration; job training;
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