Polanyi's Paradox and the Shape of Employment Growth
NBER Working Paper No. 20485
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This paper is a draft prepared for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City's economic policy symposium on "Re-Evaluating Labor Market Dynamics," August 21-23 2014, in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. I thank Erik Brynjolfsson, Chris Foote, Frank Levy, Lisa Lynch, Andrew McAfee, Brendan Price, Seth Teller, Dave Wessel, and participants in the MIT CSAIL/Economists Lunch Seminar for insights that helped to shape the paper. I thank Sookyo Jeong and Brendan Price for superb research assistance. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.