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Demography (1983) 20 (2): 163–176.
Published: 01 May 1983
.... 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1983 1983 Labor Market Labor Force Labor Force Participation American Sociological Review Female Employment References Bell Daniel ( 1973 ). The Coming of Post-Industrial Society . New York : Basic Books . Bishop...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 455–471.
Published: 01 November 1969
... traditionalism, (3) demographic and ecological pressure, (4) nonwhite poverty, and (5) nonwhite home ownership. The dominant migration forces, as evidenced by correlations with component indicator variables, are the “pull” factor of change in nonprimary industrial employment, the “push” factor of population...
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Published: 24 February 2017
Fig. 2 Employer, occupation, and industry transitions. Authors’ calculations from the March CPS. On the y -axis is percentage of workers who were employed at the time of the survey and one year prior to the survey, so that industry and occupation can be observed for both current and past year More
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Demography (1991) 28 (2): 323–332.
Published: 01 May 1991
...Donald R. Williams Abstract This paper measures the extent to whichrecent increasesin the aggregate povertyrate are attributable to the changing distribution of employment across industries. We decompose the total poverty rate change over the 1976-1983 period into components attributable...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 273–282.
Published: 01 March 1967
...A. J. Jaffe Summary The process whereby the age composition of an industry is formed appears to be largely a function of past rates of growth in employment; the social (or institutional) framework sets limits and affects the ensuing age composition but relatively little. The following types...
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Demography (1978) 15 (2): 213–222.
Published: 01 May 1978
... in patterns of functional variation. Con- sequently, the measures of independent variables are as follows: 1. Proportion employed in wholesale trade, business services, and financial ac- tivity. (The industry employment data an- alyzed here were obtained from the Office of Business Economics of the U.S. De...
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Demography (2000) 37 (4): 415–430.
Published: 01 November 2000
... explanations of rising wage inequality over time have little impact on within-group wage inequality when measured at the local labor market level: (1) industrial shifts and (2) increased technology and trade. By contrast, flexible and insecure employment conditions (e.g., unemployment, contingent work...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 827–855.
Published: 01 June 2022
... and socioeconomic groups. Job characteristics have emerged as particularly important moderators. For example, employment losses have been greater among people in jobs that involve face-to-face contact, and fewer losses occurred in jobs that can be performed remotely or are in essential industries. On the labor...
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Demography (1971) 8 (4): 427–439.
Published: 01 November 1971
... and from the historical experience of the now-industrialized West. Using comparative data on female employment patterns in Latin American countries which are at roughly a similar stage of economic development, it is shown that the low level and particular character of women's involvement in the work force...
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Demography (1995) 32 (4): 577–598.
Published: 01 November 1995
... as determinants of such employment, separately for men and for women. The findings support the contention that the demand for employment during nonstandard hours and weekends is pervasive throughout the occupational hierarchy, but particularly in service occupations and in personal service industries and for both...
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Published: 18 June 2019
Fig. 1 Share of employment, payroll, and business establishments in goods-producing industries between 1987 and 2014. Data from U.S. Census Bureau’s County Business Pattern (CBP) program. Industry classification codes changed in 1998 from Standard Industry Codes (SIC) goods-producing industries More
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Demography (2022) 59 (2): 607–628.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Rourke O'Brien; Elizabeth F. Bair; Atheendar S. Venkataramani Abstract The decline of manufacturing employment is frequently invoked as a key cause of worsening U.S. population health trends, including rising mortality due to “deaths of despair.” Increasing automation—the use of industrial robots...
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Demography (1971) 8 (1): 49–69.
Published: 01 February 1971
... revealed that smaller family size is associated with generally higher levels of status among women—higher educational levels, greater social contacts and more skilled employment, and equality in family decision making. Our analysis supports the hypotheses that industrialization influences fertility through...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2281–2306.
Published: 26 November 2014
... (γ I main ), which is roughly a 50 % reduction. Three factors stand out as important in the decomposition: English language skills, industry of employment, and the share of a worker’s neighbors who are immigrants. Together, these account for 48 % of within-MSA concentration, with the next...
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Demography (1981) 18 (4): 465–486.
Published: 01 November 1981
... the strongest correlates of variations in the index of total fertility because urban-industrialism depressed both the probability of marriage and marital fertility. Other modern characteristics of American states were also important in understanding variations in marital fertility. Low labor force employment...
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Demography (1987) 24 (1): 99–112.
Published: 01 February 1987
... this differential reflect sex differences in job characteristics? As previously noted, the specific jobs people hold reflect both their opportunity structure for employment and their work preferences. With regard to shift work, occupations and industries vary in the extent to which employment at unusual hours...
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Demography (2022) 59 (6): 2135–2159.
Published: 01 December 2022
... and the East (Eastern Europe and China) between 1988 and 2008 caused substantial job losses in import-competing industries, whereas regions specializing in export-oriented industries had even stronger employment gains. The authors found that most of these effects were driven by trade with Eastern European...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 362–373.
Published: 01 March 1968
..., and suggests a program for expanding the employment of sampling in censuses of the developing countries. Two ways can be developed to use sampling to speed up the processing of census results. The first way is to use small samples for a program of preliminary reports, to be followed up later by final reports...
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Demography (2016) 53 (1): 27–53.
Published: 10 December 2015
...Delia Furtado Abstract Despite debate regarding the magnitude of the impact, immigrant inflows are generally understood to depress wages and increase employment in immigrant-intensive sectors. In light of the overrepresentation of the foreign-born in the childcare industry, this article examines...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1463–1493.
Published: 18 June 2019
...Fig. 1 Share of employment, payroll, and business establishments in goods-producing industries between 1987 and 2014. Data from U.S. Census Bureau’s County Business Pattern (CBP) program. Industry classification codes changed in 1998 from Standard Industry Codes (SIC) goods-producing industries...
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