The Measurement and Interpretation of Job Vacancies


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603 pages
ISBN: 0-87014-471-5

Table of Contents

Front matter: NBER (p. -10 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Introduction and Summary: Robert Ferber (p. 1 - 20) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. Opening Remarks: Arthur F. Burns (p. 23 - 25) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. Job Vacancy Measures and Economic Analysis: John T. Dunlop (p. 27 - 47) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. The Role of Job Vacancy Data for an Active Manpower Policy: Louis Levine (p. 49 - 71) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. The Concept of Job Vacancies in a Dynamic Theory of the Labor Market: Charles Holt, Martin David (p. 73 - 110) (bibliographic info) (download)
       Comment: Charles C. Killingsworth, Richard Lester, Jacob Mincer, Eleanor Gilpatrick, Marvin Friedman (p. 111 - 141) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Foreign Job Vacancy Statistics Programs: William C. Shelton, Arthur F. Neef (p. 145 - 171) (bibliographic info) (download)
7. Collection and Use of Job Vacancy Data in Canada: W. Thomson (p. 173 - 194) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. Job Vacancies and Structural Change in Japanese Labor Markets: Gerald G. Somers, Masumi Tsuda (p. 195 - 236) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. The Collection and Utilization of Job Vacancy Data in France: Jacques Chazelle (p. 237 - 264) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. Collection and Uses of Job Vacancy Statistics in Sweden: Per Holmberg (p. 265 - 290) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. Collection and Use of Job Vacancy Data in the Netherlands: Lodewijk J. Niesten (p. 291 - 305) (bibliographic info) (download)
       Comments: Sylvia Ostry, Adolph Sturmthal, Margaret Martin, Lewis H. Earl (p. 306 - 327) (bibliographic info) (download)
12. Problems in the Collection of Data on Job Vacancies: Chicago Pilot Study: Elizabeth J. Slotkin (p. 331 - 347) (bibliographic info) (download)
13. Experimental Job Vacancy Survey Program of the United States Department of Labor: Irwin F. O. Wingeard (p. 349 - 371) (bibliographic info) (download)
14. Employment Service Operating Data as a Measure of Job Vacancies: Vladimir Chavrid, Harold Kuptzin (p. 373 - 403) (bibliographic info) (download)
15. Conceptual and Measurement Problems in Job Vacancies: A Progress Report on the NICB Study : John G. Myers (p. 405 - 445) (bibliographic info) (download)
16. The Time Dimension in the Collection of Job Vacancy Data: Robert Ferber, Neil Ford (p. 447 - 461) (bibliographic info) (download)
       Comment: Albert Rees, Nat Weinberg, Harold Goldstein, R. E. Johnson (p. 462 - 487) (bibliographic info) (download)
17. Job Openings and Help-Wanted Advertising as Measures of Cyclical Fluctuations in Unfilled Demand for Labor: Charlotte Boschan (p. 491 - 518) (bibliographic info) (download)
18. An Evaluation of Private Employment Agencies as Sources of Job Vacancy Data: Eaton H. Conant (p. 519 - 547) (bibliographic info) (download)
19. The Relations Between Temporary Help Services and Job Vacancies: A Pilot Study : Mack A. Moore (p. 549 - 565) (bibliographic info) (download)
       Comments: Ben B. Seligman, Myron L. Joseph (p. 566 - 580) (bibliographic info) (download)
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