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June 2005, Vol. 128, No. 6
BLS and the Marshall Plan: the forgotten story
Solidelle F. Wasser
Senior Economist, Bureau of Labor Statistics in New York, New York.
Michael L. Dolfman
Regional Commissioner, Bureau of Labor Statistics in New York, New York.
The statistical technical assistance of BLS increased productive efficiency and labor productivity in Western European industry after World War II; technological literature surveys and plan-organized plant visits supplemented instruction in statistical measurement.
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