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What does CPS stand for?

CPS stands for Current Population Survey (US Census)

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Additional information is avail able from the Current Population Survey at www.
8% Sources: ESA calculations using Current Population Survey public-use microdata and estimates from the Employment Projections Program of the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The authors propose to study the differences and similarities in the income definitions used in the IRS Statistics of Income program, the Census Bureau Current Population Survey, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics Consumer Expenditure Survey and present them in a form useful to economists trying to use these different data series.