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The "man-cession" of 2008-2009: it's big, but it's not great
Howard J. Wall

That men are losing jobs at a much faster rate than women during this recession shouldn't be a surprise. The pattern is typical. And it's not just the men in the hard hats who are out of a job - men in almost all categories of work are being affected disproportionately.

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Howard J. Wall, "The "man-cession" of 2008-2009: it's big, but it's not great" , Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, The Regional Economist, issue Oct, pages 4-9, 2009.
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Keywords: Recessions ; Unemployment
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