Martha Gimbel is the Research Director for the Hiring Lab. Previously she was the Research Director and Senior Economist at the Joint Economic Committee on Capitol Hill, a senior policy advisor to the Secretary of Labor, and an economist at the Council of Economic Advisers focusing on labor market issues. She has an undergraduate degree from Brown University, where she studied classics and economics, and a master's degree from the University of California, San Diego in economics.
The labor market added 164,000 new jobs in July, while the unemployment rate held steady at 3.7%, according to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Even in slower job growth environment, education and health services trucks on.
According to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the labor market added 224,000 new jobs in June, while the unemployment rate rose slightly to 3.7% from 3.6%.
The number of jobs we’ve added in recent months is solid, but the trend is downward
The US economy added 75,000 jobs last month, and the unemployment rate was steady at 3.6%.
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