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.

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JOLTS Day Graphs: December 2021 Edition

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

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Coronavirus Recession

Jobs report: a year into the coronavirus recession, employment losses have been greatest for Black women workers and Latinx workers

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Uncertain Time: Precarious Schedules and Job Turnover in the U.S. Service Sector

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The case for more internships and apprenticeships in the United States

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Economic change and the social safety net: Are rural Americans still behind?

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Recent working paper explores connection between capital investment and labor demand in the United States

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JOLTS Day Graphs: March 2022 Edition

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JOLTS Day Graphs: February 2022 Edition

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JOLTS Day Graphs: January 2022 Edition

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January Jobs report: U.S. employment growth surpasses expectations, but it is essential to boost job quality in manufacturing

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How new job search technologies are affecting the U.S. labor market

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JOLTS Day Graphs: December 2021 Edition

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Jobs Report: U.S. employment growth sped up in December, but the leisure and hospitality industry is far from recovered

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JOLTS Day Graphs: November 2021 Edition

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Expert Focus: Advancing our understanding of new technologies and the future of work

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Worker power and pay quality for young workers without a college degree in the United States

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JOLTS Day Graphs: October 2021 Edition

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