Employment is the foundation of the standard of living most Americans will enjoy in their working age and retirement. A healthy job market is one where willing workers can find decent employment in a timely fashion.

Job creation is a macroeconomic outcome

Zero is not the baseline for job growth

What are today’s jobs like?


Labor force participation: structural and cyclical changes

Beyond the unemployment rate: Other measures of labor market slack

Recovering from the Great Recession

The consequences of job loss and unemployment for workers and their families

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