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Recent movements in the labour force participation rate

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This article examines recent movements in the labour force participation rate and discusses some of the influences that affect the participation rate and which are expected to continue to have an influence on the participation rate in the longer run.

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  • Australian Treasury, 1999. "Recent movements in the labour force participation rate," Economic Roundup, The Treasury, Australian Government, issue 1, pages 25-37, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:tsy:journl:journl_tsy_er_1999_1_1
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    Keywords

    labour supply; participation rate;

    JEL classification:

    • J21 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Force and Employment, Size, and Structure

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