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U.S. Economic Performance

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Employment Gains Continue, but Wage Gains Remain Anemic

August 1, 2014, Gary Burtless

Gary Burtless discusses the employment gains for July, noting the numbers are a bit below the pace of job gains in the previous three months. Nonetheless, the gains were substantially larger than the employment increase needed to keep up with the growth in the working-age population.

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