Factoryless Goods Producers in the US
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This paper was prepared for the conference on The Factory‐Free Economy: what next for the 21st century? held in Paris, June 17-19, 2013. The research in this paper was conducted while the authors were Special Sworn Status researchers of the US Census Bureau at the Boston Research Data Center and the Center for Economic Studies. Any opinions and conclusions expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Census Bureau, the NBER, or any other institution to which the authors are affiliated. All results have been reviewed to ensure that no confidential information is disclosed. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.