Who Creates New Jobs?
Richard Greene, in Monthly Labor Review (Sept. 1982), Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402.
Record unemployment has made creating new private sector jobs a top priority of Washington policy-makers. According to Greene, a U.S. State Department econon~ist, focusing on the role of Big Business would be ill-advised. Recent studies show that small firms create the overwhelming majority of new jobs.
In a landmark 1979 study of 5.6 million businesses between...