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March 2007

Employment dynamics: small and large firms over the business cycle

Jessica Helfand, Akbar Sadeghi, David M. Talan

The use of the dynamic-sizing approach to measuring employment growth by size of firm provides information useful in the debate on small firm versus large firm job creation.

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