EMPLOYMENT GROWTH AND COMMUTING PATTERNS IN RURAL LABOR MARKETS

We estimate a county-level labor market model for Minnesota in order to decompose employment growth into labor force, commuting, and unemployment changes. Preliminary results suggest that 1990-2000 employment growth was accommodated by increased in-commuting and labor force growth, with in-commuting more important in metro than rural counties.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/19955
Total Pages:
17
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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