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Local labor markets

Gordon L. Clark

Local labor markets

theories and policies in the United States during the 1970"s

by Gordon L. Clark

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Published by John F. Kennedy School of Government, Program in City and Regional Planning, Harvard University in [Cambridge, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor supply -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliograohical references: p. 50-54.

    StatementGordon L. Clark and Meric Gertler.
    SeriesDiscussion paper -- D81-2, Urban planning policy analysis and administration, Discussion paper (John F. Kennedy School of Government) -- D81-2.
    ContributionsGertler, Meric S., John F. Kennedy School of Government. Program in City and Regional Planning
    The Physical Object
    Pagination54 p. :
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22419676M

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    Definition of labor market: The nominal market in which workers find paying work, employers find willing workers, and wage rates are determined. Labor markets may be local or national (even international) in their scope and are made up of smaller, interacting labor markets for different qualifications, skills, and geographical locations. The labor market consists of two tiers. Workers in the upper tier enjoy high wages, good benefits, and employment security, and they are often unionized. Workers in the lower tier experience low wages, high turnover, job insecurity, and little chance of promotion. Until now, dual labor market theory has focused mainly on microeconomic factors such as discrimination, poverty, and public welfare.

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