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The Decline of the U.S. Rust Belt: A Macroeconomic Analysis

From Simeon Alder, David Lagakos , Lee Ohanian: No region of the United States fared worse over the post-war period than the “Rust Belt,” the heavy manufacturing zone bordering the Great Lakes. We argue that a lack of competition in labor and output … Continue reading

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