Job Displacement over the Business Cycle, 1991-2001
Publication Date: July 2004
Publisher(s): Center for Economic and Policy Research
Author(s): John Schmitt
Keywords: Job displacement; Older workers; Unemployment benefits
Coverage: United States
This report examines the Displaced Workers Survey (DWS) data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and finds that a sizeable portion of displaced American workers have had difficulty finding new work, and have often taken significant pay cuts in their new jobs.