Productivity and Compensation Track Similarly
Created on May 31, 2016
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Note: Productivity and compensation are adjusted for inflation using the implicit price deflator for non-farm businesses.Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Haver Analytics, “Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey,” Employment to Population Ratio (25–54 years old) and “Productivity and Costs,” non-farm business sector.
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