ERIC Number: ED120210
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
A Critical Look at the Measuring of Work.
Wirtz, Willard; Goldstein, Harold
The purposes of work measurements are to provide an economic indicator for developing counter cyclical fiscal and monetary policy, and to facilitate the development and implementation of more full employment measures. This report presents five part recommendations or guidelines that would improve the use of labor statistics as a vital tool for economic prediction. (Author/DEP)
Descriptors: Economic Climate, Economic Status, Economics, Employment, Employment Patterns, Guidelines, Labor Economics, Labor Utilization, Measurement, Prediction, Program Evaluation, Statistics, Surveys, Unemployment
National Manpower Institute, Suite 414, 1211 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($3.00 ea., 5-100 copies, $2.00 ea., 100 or more, $1.00 each)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Manpower Inst., Washington, DC.