In this scenario, productivity will rise, but wages may stagnate or decline.
The fact is, our economy did not fall into decline overnight.
And private sector unions have continued to lose ground in the Obama era, with membership continuing a 30-year decline.
America is seen in South Asia as a power in decline, a perception fueled by the Afghan War.
You attribute a part of the decline of violence to the forces of modernity and enlightenment.
For some years, however, grape-growing along the Hudson has been on the decline.
Again we must decline to measure the good and the evil of the system.
It is more difficult to preserve it, and it generally dies of decline.
That it is not that you cannot give any explanation, but that you decline to give it.
He offered a lieutenancy to Ferens, who had the courage to decline it.
late 14c., "to turn aside, deviate," from Old French decliner "to sink, decline, degenerate, turn aside," from Latin declinare "to lower, avoid, deviate, to bend from, inflect," from de- "from" (see de-) + clinare "to bend," from PIE *klei-n-, suffixed form of *klei- "to lean" (see lean (v.)). Sense has been altered since c.1400 by interpretation of de- as "downward." Meaning "not to consent, politely refuse," is from 1630s. Related: Declined; declining.
early 14c., "deterioration, degeneration," from Old French declin (see decline (v.)).