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CentrePiece article
Jobless Recovery: Whatever Happened to the Great American Jobs Machine?
Richard Freeman and William Rodgers
October 2004
Paper No' CEPCP165:
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CentrePiece 9 (3) Autumn 2004

In terms of employment creation, the US economic expansion since 2001 has been the worst in over half a century. Richard Freeman and William Rodgers explore what's been going on in the labour market during this 'jobless recovery'.