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Strong Job Growth Continues, Unemployment Declines in 1997

  title={Strong Job Growth Continues, Unemployment Declines in 1997},
  author={Randy E. Ilg and Angela Clinton},
  journal={Monthly Labor Review},
The labor market continued to improve in 1997 as job growth accelerated from the previous year and unemployment declined. Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by more than 3 million workers and the unemployment rate fell to 4.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 1997, the lowest level in nearly 28 years. During this sixth year of job market expansion, earnings growth accelerated and real average hourly earnings of private production or nonsupervisory workers posted their largest increases… 

The 2008 Financial Recession and the Dodd-Frank Act

  • Dominick Spano
  • Economics
    HOLISTICA – Journal of Business and Public Administration
  • 2021
Abstract The 2008 Financial Recession was one of the most significant fiscal downturns in the history of the United States. Considering that the world is in the midst of a global pandemic which may

Two years after a job loss: long-term impact of the JOBS program on reemployment and mental health.

Two years after the JOBS workshop, the experimental group had significantly higher levels of reemployment and monthly income, lower levels of depressive symptoms, lower likelihood of experiencing a major depressive episode in the last year, and better role and emotional functioning compared with the control group.

NAFTA: The US Perspective

  • R. Riley
  • Political Science, Economics
  • 1999
The past two decades have witnessed a resurgence in regional trading agreements, and a slowdown in the pace of multilateral trade liberalization through the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

Work status and organizational citizenship behavior: a field study of restaurant employees

This survey-based field study of 257 service employees developed and tested a model of differences in the organizational citizenship behavior of full-time and part-time employees based on social

Collecting and Using Employer-Worker Matched Data

Abstract Employer-worker matched data, data containing information about workers and their employing establishments, provide a beneficial data source for organizational sociologists. Researchers can


and Lucette Lagnado , “ U . S . claims deep fraud at Columbia , ” The Wall Street Journal , Oct . 7 , 1997 ; and “ Clinton calls for moratorium on entry of home health agencies into Medicare