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Labor Share of Income, Labor Force Participation, and Wage Growth

The labor share of income (the blue line in the above chart) and prime age labor force participation rate (the red line) have both recently increased after long-term declines (labor share of income since the 1970s, and LFPR since the 1990s). Though it is too early to say if those long-term trends have been reversed,… Read more »