ERIC Number: ED142209
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-May
Reference Count: 0
The Information Economy: The "Total Effect" Matrices (1967).
Porat, Marc Uri; Rubin, Michael R.
This report series defines and measures the "information activity" within the national economy. "Information activity" is defined to include those specific industries and occupations whose primary function is to produce, process, or transmit economically valuable information. Changes in the national labor force are analyzed over a 120-year span. This volume contains the 1967 Inverse Matrices with detail at both the 108 and 190 industry levels. This is backup information to Chapters 6 and 10 of Volume I (IR 005 061). (Author/DAG)
Descriptors: Cost Indexes, Economic Research, Industry, Information Utilization, Matrices, National Surveys, Statistical Data, Tables (Data)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock no. 003-000-00516-0)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Office of Telecommunications (DOC), Washington, DC.
Note: For related documents, see IR 005 061-069 ; Tables may be marginally legible due to small type