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ERIC Number: EJ640338
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0098-1818
Are Single Mothers Finding Jobs without Displacing Other Workers?
Lerman, Robert I.; Ratcliffe, Caroline
Monthly Labor Review, v124 n7 p3-12 Jul 2001
Despite a large influx of single mothers into the labor force following the passage of welfare reform in 1996, metropolitan areas generated more than enough jobs to employ them without deleterious effects on competing groups of workers. Although some single mothers have experienced slow wage growth, the wages of less-skilled workers have not eroded. (Author/JOW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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