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Assessing the impact of job loss on workers and firms
Kristin F. Butcher
Kevin F. Hallock
Abstract

Many economists agree that the United States’ openness to competition and technological change raises our living standards, but sometimes results in job losses. This article summarizes “Job Loss: Causes, Consequences, and Policy Responses,” a conference which was cosponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and the Joyce Foundation.


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Kristin F. Butcher & Kevin F. Hallock, "Assessing the impact of job loss on workers and firms" , Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago Fed Letter, issue Apr, 2006.
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Keywords: Unemployment ; Displaced workers
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