West on a slippery slope high growth, low pay by Andrew P. Grose

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Published by WESTRENDS, Council of State Governments in San Francisco, Calif .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Wages -- West (U.S.) -- 20th century.,
  • Labor market -- West (U.S.) -- 20th century.,
  • West (U.S.) -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.

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Book details

StatementAndrew P. Grose.
ContributionsWESTRENDS (Organization), Council of State Governments.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 94 p. :
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17685335M

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