Publication Date

October 1991


[Excerpt] At the beginning of the 1980's, some analysts predicted an increase in lower-skilled jobs relative to higher-skilled jobs as a result of technological and other changes. They based their forecasts in part on Bureau of Labor Statistics' projections of the future work force.


Suggested Citation
Bishop, J. H., & Carter, S. (1991). How accurate are recent BLS occupational projections? [Electronic version]. Monthly Labor Review, 114(10), 37-43.

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