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Nick Bunker

Nick Bunker

Nick Bunker is an Economist at the Indeed Hiring Lab who focuses on the U.S. labor market. He was previously a Senior Policy Analyst at the Washington Center for Equitable Growth, an economics think tank. Prior to that, Nick was a Research Assistant at the Center for American Progress. He holds a B.S.F.S. in international economics from Georgetown University.


more workers quit their jobs as the US labor market tightens

State of the Labor Market

January 2019 JOLTS: Quitting Is Back On Track

more workers quit their jobs as the US labor market tightens
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Today’s JOLTS report shows a strong labor market and a reversal in the short-lived but puzzling […]


Occupation Spotlight

As Child Care Demand Rises, Interest in Care Jobs Slows Down

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In today’s strong labor market, job seekers may be turning to options that pay more than child care.


Most US jobs now end due to workers quitting

State of the Labor Market

December 2018 JOLTS Report: Number of Jobs Openings at All-Time High

Most US jobs now end due to workers quitting
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The December Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) report continues to tell a story of strong labor demand in the US economy


Occupation Spotlight, State of the Labor Market

Tariffs: Growth for Dairy Jobs May Have Soured, but Still Flows for Bourbon Jobs

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Trade wars seem to be hurting the dairy industry, but tariffs haven’t yet made an impact on the overall labor market.


State of the Labor Market

September 2018 JOLTS Report: JOLTS Continues to Show a Strengthening Labor Market

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Demand for workers is strong and has reached levels where workers are feeling more empowered.


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