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The Emergency that Never Went Away

  • David A. SwansonEmail author
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Population Studies book series (BRIEFSPOPULAT)

Abstract

Washington State continued to experience rapid and sustained growth even after World War II ended. The Forecasting unit in the Washington State Office of Financial Management houses the group that is the successor to the Washington State Census Board. Its personnel, activities, and statutory basis are described in this chapter along with the effects the Board had on a wide range of state government activities.

Keywords

Rapid population growth Effects of rapid growth Mitigation of effects of rapid growth 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SociologyUniversity of CaliforniaRiversideUSA

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