The February State and Regional Employment and Unemployment report released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics was another sign that the economy is headed in the right direction. While unemployment is still above pre-recession rates in 39 states and …
More and more Americans who've served in the armed forces are going back to work. The veteran unemployment rate dropped to 5.3 percent last year -- the lowest level since 2008 -- according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released on Monday, The Washington Post reported. Show More Summary
Great employees fuel the Silicon Valley engine. But keeping them can be a challenge. Like a card player who broadcasts the next move, maybe we can read the turnover signals in advance. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics,...Show More Summary
This report uses a unique analysis of Current Population Survey data and Local Area Unemployment Statistics program data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to estimate state unemployment rates by race and ethnicity. It shows that while white,...Show More Summary
The Bureau of Labor Statistics said that the consumer price index (CPI) rose for the first time in four months,Read the Rest...
From the BLS: The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.2 percent in February on a seasonally adjusted basis, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Over the last 12 months, the all items index...Show More Summary
Given the recent reports of job growth and the enduring discussions about pilot shortages, I moseyed over to the Bureau of Labor Statistics to see which occupations are ascending and which are in decline and where airline pilots show up on that spectrum. The good news is that airline pilots are not on the list […]
Benchmark Revisions Paint a Brighter Picture of (Most of) the Regional Economy Jason Bram and James Orr Liberty Street Economics, March 20, 2015 Every March, the Bureau of Labor Statistics releases benchmark revisions of state and local payroll employment for the preceding two years. While employment data are released monthly for all 50...Read More
January's preliminary Bureau of Labor Statistics numbers show Minnesota's unemployment rate of 3.7 percent was once again lower than Wisconsin's 5.0 percent. That marks the 73rd consecutive month in which Minnesota has boasted a lower jobless rate than its neighbor...
This morning’s release of January employment and unemployment data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows most states began the New Year with relatively strong job growth and continued declines in unemployment. There are now a handful of states with …
Suicide is responsible for nearly 1 million deaths worldwide each year, and the rate is continuing to rise -- particularly in the workplace, according to a new study. Researchers examined Bureau of Labor Statistics' Census of Fatal Occupational Injury data from 2003 to 2010 and found that more than 1,700 people died by suicide on the job. Show More Summary
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released data on the labor market’s performance in February. The online version of their report links to supplemental tables normally left out of stories. One of those tables shows the unemployment...Show More Summary
Last Friday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released their Employment Report for the month of February. The monthly ritual brought good news for the labor market. Overall, an additional 295,000 jobs were gained in the month of February, averaging out to nearly 300,000 over the past six months. Show More Summary
The Bureau of Labor Statistics said that producer prices for final demand goods and services surprisingly fell 0.5 percent inRead the Rest...
By Connor Wolf, The Daily Caller According to a Bureau of Labor Statistics report released Tuesday, right-to-work regions have significantly more job opportunities, when to compared to non right-to-work states.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics said that manufacturing job openings rebounded in January after easing slightly in December. The numberRead the Rest...
From the BLS: Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary There were 5.0 million job openings on the last business day of January, little changed from 4.9 million in December, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.......Quits are generally voluntary separations initiated by the employee. Show More Summary
At 10:00 a.m. ET, we'll get the new Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Economists expect the January JOLTS report to reveal 5.05 million US job openings. From Credit Suisse: "Job openings...Show More Summary
We had the patties in stock last year in early 2014 and we had published a similar chart from Bureau of Labor Statistics. Have a look at the updated chart below, in just 1 year prices have gone really high and this trend will continue.There's...Show More Summary
Submitted by Chris Hamilton via Hambone's Stuff blog Amazing Math from the Bureau of Labor Statistics According to the most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics release, the UE (unemployment) rate fell to 5.5% as of February. The last time the UE rate was this low was May of 2008. Show More Summary