Burtless, Gary

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BURTLESS, Gary

BURTLESS, Gary. American, b. 1950. Genres: Economics. Career: US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC, economist, 1977-79; US Department of Labor, Washington, DC, economist, 1979-81; Brookings Institution, Washington, DC, senior fellow, 1981-; Journal of Human Resources, co-editor, 1988-96; consultant. Publications: (with H. Aaron and B. Bosworth) Can America Afford to Grow Old?, 1989; A Future of Lousy Jobs?, 1990; (with M. Baily and R. Litan) Growth with Equity, 1993; (with R. Lawrence and R. Litan) Globalphobia: Confronting Fears about Open Trade, 1998; (with D. Friedlander) Five Years After: The Long-Term Effects of Welfare to Work Programs, 1994. Address: Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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