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Employment and Wages in the United States
Employment and Wages in the United States
By W. S. Woytinsky and Associates
Twentieth Century Fund, 1953, 777 pp

This valuable, comprehensive and statistically rich survey of the American labor force comprises four principal sections: the theoretical and historical background of wages and wage negotiations; the institutional setting of collective bargaining and wage determination; the problems of employment and unemployment; and the problem of wage rates and earnings. A concluding chapter includes a discussion of recommendations in the area of policy, private and public.