FAA reauthorization bill would affect some airline operations
- February 28, 2011
- Jan Brueckner, economics professor and chair, is quoted in the Los Angeles Times February 28, 2011
From the LA Times:
After 28 consecutive months of declining employment, the U.S. airline industry is back in hiring mode again, a sign that airlines are ready to add routes and flights. The airline industry reported a 0.2 percent increase in employment in December, the first rise since August 2008, according to the latest data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. "I think the airlines are moving up with the general economy," said Jan Brueckner, an economics professor at UC Irvine and expert on the airline industry.
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