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    Author(s): Al Schuler
    Date: 2006
    Source: Structural Building Components Magazine 20-25
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Northern Research Station
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    As discussed in last month's column, according to Dr. Ira Wolfe, author of The Perfect Storm Fact Book, we are witnessing the beginning of a "perfect labor storm."" Globalization and demographic trends are colliding, and the result is a growing shortage of workers who possess the right skills to do the available jobs.

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    Schuler, Al. 2006. Immigration, labor shortages, & U.S. construction markets. Structural Building Components Magazine 20-25

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