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July 2004, Vol. 127, No. 7
Why size class methodology matters in analyses of net and gross job flows
Economist, Office of Employment and Unemployment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Washington, DC.
Net and gross job flow statistics by size class are produced with data from the Business Employment Dynamics program; alternative methodologies for defining size classes yield sharply different pictures of employment growth.
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