ERIC Number: EJ375376
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Nonmetropolitan Underemployment and Labor-Force Composition.
Lichter, Daniel T.; Costanzo, Janice A.
Rural Sociology, v52 n3 p329-44 Fall 1987
Examines the roles of demographic composition, education, and industrial mix in explaining metro-nonmetropolitan differences in underemployment. Documents higher prevalence of "discouraged workers," unemployment, and underemployment in nonmetropolitan areas. Shows educational composition is single most important component accounting for nonmetropolitan underemployment differential. (NEC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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