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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.


Growth in quitting over the past year varies by industry US

State of the Labor Market

Which Industries Are Seeing More Workers Quit?

Growth in quitting over the past year varies by industry US
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Driven by a stronger labor market, the number of workers who quit their jobs rose 8.9% over the past year, but that growth varies by industry.


Occupation Spotlight

Who Is Clicking on Ridesharing Jobs?

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Rideshare job seekers are increasingly interested in part-time work, especially in low wage occupations.


State of the Labor Market

How Moms Are Avoiding the Pay Penalty for Part-Time Work

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Mothers tend to shun occupations in which part-time workers suffer a large wage penalty compared with full-time workers


Growth in job openings slowed down JOLTS march 2019 US

State of the Labor Market

March 2019 JOLTS: Slow but Steady Increase in Worker Confidence

Growth in job openings slowed down JOLTS march 2019 US
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After a large decline in February, the number of job openings increased by almost 350,000 in March.


State of the Labor Market

Today’s Recent College Grads Prioritize Passion Over Pay

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Recent college graduates are less interested in business and finance than grads were four years ago and are turning toward the arts and social services.


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