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The rise and fall of labor force participation in the U.S

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  • Bullard, James B.

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February 19, 2014. Speech at Exchequer Club, Washington, D.C.

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  • Bullard, James B., 2014. "The rise and fall of labor force participation in the U.S," Speech 227, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
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