Population, Labor Force, and Long Swings in Economic Growth: The American Experience
This study was initiated in 1958 as part of the Abramovitz project to focus demographic aspects of U.S. swings. The final results of the project are presented in this volume.
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Introduction and Summary
Historical Patterns and Preliminary Causal Analysis
Recent and Prospective Experience
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