State of the Labor Market
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The streak is back. With the upward revision of September payrolls into positive territory, October’s job […]
A new BLS report projects fast growth in healthcare, clean energy, and computer and mathematical jobs, but losses in manufacturing jobs. These shifts may widen existing economic and geographic gaps in the U.S. labor market.
September Jobs Report: Hurricanes Kept Workers at Home, but Broader Unemployment Rate at Ten-Year Low
Read Indeed Chief Economist Jed Kolko's review of the September Jobs Report.
Broader unemployment rate and median wages have improved more since January for Clinton supporters.
According to Indeed Chief Economist Jed Kolko, August job gains were led by mining, construction, and manufacturing, three blue-collar industries.