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November 1989

Projections of occupational employment, 1988-2000

George T. Silvestri, John Lukasiewicz

The future occupational structure is projected to provide jobs for workers at all educational levels, but persons with the most education and training will enjoy the best job opportunities. This article discusses projected changes in the occupational structure of employment over the 1988 to 2000 period, including analyses of the impact of industry employment trends, technological changes, and other factors.

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