Topic Job Mobility

The ability to find a job and transition between jobs measures the dynamism of the U.S. labor market. When the labor market is tight and workers are mobile, they are able to find a job that best suits their skills and offers fair rewards. Equitable Growth follows determinants of job mobility to understand how dynamic the labor market is in the U.S. economy.

Featured work

post

JOLTS Day Graphs: September 2022 Edition

LaborInequality & Mobility
post

New working paper examines the evolution of economic thought on the impact of technological change in the labor market

LaborInequality & Mobility
post

Is there a skilled labor shortage? The economic evidence on skills gap and labor shortage concerns

LaborInequality & MobilityFamilies
working paper

Wage Posting or Wage Bargaining? A Test Using Dual Jobholders

Labor
Vision 2020

Earnings instability and mobility over our working lives: Improving short- and long-term economic well-being for U.S. workers

LaborFamiliesInequality & Mobility
post

The case for more internships and apprenticeships in the United States

Labor

Explore Content in Job Mobility239

post

Equitable Growth delivers comment letter responding to the National Labor Relations Board’s Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Joint-Employer Standard

Labor
Past Event

Rethinking U.S. corporate governance: Impacts on workers, racial inequality, and industrial policy

LaborInequality & MobilityTax & Macroeconomics
post

Ahead of the November jobs report, here’s what recent disaggregated data say about the state of the U.S. labor market and economic growth

LaborInequality & Mobility
post

JOLTS Day Graphs: October 2022 Edition

LaborInequality & Mobility
post

Enacting a minimum wage for tipped workers is on the ballot in two U.S. cities. Here’s what the research says

LaborInequality & Mobility
post

JOLTS Day Graphs: September 2022 Edition

LaborInequality & Mobility
post

Latino workers are often segregated into bad jobs, but a strong U.S. labor movement can boost job quality and U.S. economic growth

LaborInequality & MobilityFamilies
post

JOLTS Day Graphs: August 2022 Edition

LaborInequality & Mobility
post

How corporate governance strategies hurt worker power in the United States

LaborInequality & Mobility
post

Ahead of September’s jobs report, here is what the past 3 months of labor market data reveal about the health of the U.S. labor market

LaborInequality & Mobility
post

JOLTS Day Graphs: July 2022 Edition

LaborInequality & Mobility
grant

The Self-Taught Economy: Open Access and Inclusion in the Tech Industry

Inequality & MobilityLabor
Connect with us!

Explore the Equitable Growth network of experts around the country and get answers to today's most pressing questions!

Get in Touch