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Nick Bunker

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Nick Bunker

Nick Bunker

Nick Bunker is the Economic Research Director for North America 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.


Temporary layoff unemployment prevalent among top unemployed occupations

July 2020 Jobs Day Preview: The Looming Threat of Permanent Job Loss

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The line between being on temporary layoff and permanently losing a job is thin.


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Decline in Job Postings Trend Across Nearly All Job Titles

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The slowdown in job postings on Indeed is not only deep, but broad. Only 2.7% of all job titles are growing faster than their 2019 trend.


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In Light of Coronavirus, Job Seekers Shift Searches

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Fastest-growing searches on Indeed include remote work, telehealth.


Searches for Amazon, Walmart Surge Following Hiring Announcements

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Job seekers react to news of increased hiring plans.


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Job Postings Touting Remote Work Maintain Steady Pace

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Despite increased interest from job seekers in recent weeks, job postings advertising remote work remain relatively unchanged.