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Middle-skill jobs lost in U.S. labor market polarization


Abstract: The number of people performing low-skill, low-pay, manual labor tasks has grown along with the number undertaking high-skill, high-pay, nonroutine, principally problem-solving jobs.

Keywords: employment; income;

JEL Classification: E24;

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Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Part of Series: Economic Letter

Publication Date: 2014-05

Volume: 9

Issue: 5

Pages: 1-4