Andrew Flowers

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Andrew Flowers

Andrew Flowers

Andrew Flowers is an Economist at the Indeed Hiring Lab, focusing on the US labor market. Previously he was the quantitative editor and economics writer at FiveThirtyEight, Nate Silver’s data-driven news site; and before that, he was an economic analyst for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. As a freelance journalist, he has written for The Economist. He has a B.A. in economics from the University of Chicago.


Occupation Spotlight

Unlimited Vacation: A Rare but Quickly Growing Job Benefit

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Since May 2015, the share of job postings offering the benefit has nearly tripled on Indeed.


Occupation Spotlight

Global Interest in US Tech Jobs Holds Steady

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But interest has declined from India, the largest source of foreign clicks on US tech listings


Brick and mortar retail declined slightly in Q1 2019 US

Occupation Spotlight

Indeed Retail Jobs Tracker: Brick and Mortar Retail Declines

Brick and mortar retail declined slightly in Q1 2019 US
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The Indeed Hiring Lab tracks employment in the retail industry each quarter, looking at the state of traditional retail before diving deeper into “brick and mortar” retail, ecommerce, and warehousing.


Occupation Spotlight

The Dire State of Journalism Jobs

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The share of journalism job postings declined 30% on Indeed.com in last five years


State of the Labor Market

These Are the Fastest-Growing Job Search Terms

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The fastest-growing job searches on Indeed—those containing "full time," "no experience," or "Amazon"—show that while 2018 was a banner year for the US job market, there is still room for improvement.


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