State of the Labor Market
Commentary, data, analysis and insight into the US and global economy.
Overall, the US economy is humming. To dive deeper, we analyzed economic changes at the Congressional district level.
There's little common ground on how Republicans and Democrats view the labor market and what policies they support, according to new survey findings. But when rating their own personal circumstances, the big divide is not partisan loyalties, but likelihood to vote.
Looking for a new job? You may have more bargaining power in your upcoming job hunt than you might expect.
As the labor market has tightened, employers in some sectors are advertising increased hours in new job listings in an apparent bid to attract workers.