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Productivity Research and Program Development

Peter Benjamin Meyer

Research Economist, Division of Productivity Research and Program Development

Contact Information Phone (202) 691-5678
E-mail E-mail
Fields of Interest Technological change; occupation and industry classification; invention; startup industries; prediction

Ph.D., Economics, Northwestern University, 2001
A.B., Applied Mathematics, Harvard University, 1988

Professional Experience

Research Economist, Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2001-present
Software Engineer/Senior Software Engineer, Symantec Corp, 1988-1994

Selected works

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