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March 2005, Vol. 128, No.3
Multifactor productivity change in the air transportation industry
Supervisory Economist, Division of Industry Productivity Studies, Office of Productivity and Technology, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Economist, Division of Industry Productivity Studies, Office of Productivity and Technology, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Paul Kern, formerly with the same office, also contributed to the calculation of the measures presented here.
Productivity increases in the U.S. airline industry—the Nation's primary intercity mass transportation system—have played a significant role in the industry's cost-containment efforts and its ability to accelerate growth.
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