Data Library on Occupational Characteristics
This page provided access the construction of the datasets used in "The Evolving U.S.
Occupational Structure." These datasets were constructed from text originally published
in the Boston Globe, New York Times, and Wall Street Journal. The datasets contain
information on occupations' skill requirements, technology usage, work activities, work
styles, and other job characteristics, between 1940 and 2000.
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