State of the Labor Market
Commentary, data, analysis and insight into the US and global economy.
Does the increased share of workers in part-time employment reflect a structural shift in the economy?
The Indeed Hiring Lab tracks employment in the retail industry each quarter, analyzing the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics data. Overall in Q3 2018 there was a slowdown in retail employment growth.
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.