How Accurate Are Recent BLS Occupational Projections?
Bishop, John H.; Carter, Shani
[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.
ILR; Cornell University; human resources; BLS; skill; occupation; economy; employment; work; job; farm laborers; labor; professional labor; service worker
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