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October 2007

The economic impact of the creative arts industries: New York and Los Angeles

Michael L. Dolfman, Solidelle F. Wasser, Richard J. Holden

Data from the BLS Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages provide a fresh perspective on the impact and value of the creative arts to the economies of New York and Los Angeles; one of every 4 creative arts industry jobs in the Nation operated out of either of those locales in 2006.

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