State of the Labor Market
Commentary, data, analysis and insight into the US and global economy.
Broader unemployment rate and median wages have improved more since January for Clinton supporters.
According to Indeed Chief Economist Jed Kolko, August job gains were led by mining, construction, and manufacturing, three blue-collar industries.
Job growth in the past quarter is ahead of the 2016 pace and way ahead of what’s needed to keep up with population growth.
Indeed Chief Economist reviews the July Jobs Report.
Searches for flexible work arrangements on Indeed in the US are up 32% since last July.