Problems Unsolved and a Nation Divided (PDF):
Between the 1970s and the 1990s, the U.S. economy created private-sector jobs at a long-run rate of roughly 2% per year decade after decade.Here's my graph:
|Graph #1: Decade Averages of Annual Growth Rates, PAYEMS at FRED|
"But the job growth rate began to decline around 2001" they add.
Taking liberties with the facts, at Harvard.
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