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Less involuntary part-time work suggests Texas economic strength


  • Anil Kumar
  • Michael Weiss


Fed policymakers have closely watched part-time workers as an indicator of labor market health. While the ranks of involuntary part-timers have remained persistently high since the Great Recession?suggesting remaining labor market slack?the pattern has been less notable in Texas.

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  • Anil Kumar & Michael Weiss, 2016. "Less involuntary part-time work suggests Texas economic strength," Southwest Economy, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, issue Q3, pages 15-20.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:feddse:00079

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