Posts filed under “Employment”

Govt Spending: Jobs & Education vs War & Social Security

Shocking what many people support is a function of age:

 

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Via Vox

Category: Employment, Taxes and Policy, Wages & Income, War/Defense

Category: Employment, Think Tank

Category: Employment, Think Tank

Slow Recovery in Wages and Salaries Continues despite Strong Jobs Growth LaVaughn M. Henry Economic Trends, 11.05.14       After enduring the worst recession since the Great Depression and seeing higher levels of unemployment than at any other point in their lifetime, Americans have been finding jobs at an increasing rate. However, the workplaces…Read More

Category: Employment, Think Tank

Job Automation May Threaten Half of U.S. Workforce

Source: Bloomberg Visual Data

Category: Employment, Science, Technology

How Much Slack Is in the Labor Market? That Depends on What You Mean by Slack Murat Tasci and Randal Verbrugge Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, 10.15.14           Estimates of labor market slack can diverge a great deal depending on how slack is defined. We calculate slack using five different concepts…Read More

Category: Employment, Think Tank

Employee Headcount at Samsung

Why Apple is so much more profitable than Samsung: Employee Headcount   click for larger graphic Source: Ars Technicha

Category: Employment, Technology

Whiteout in Finance

Of the many profession that seems to be disproportionately white, I cannot help but note that Finance is amongst the whitest:

 

 

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Category: Corporate Management, Data Analysis, Digital Media, Employment

BLS Preliminary Benchmark Revision to NFP

This year’s benchmark: Surprisingly small From labor wonks at the Liscio Report: This morning the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the preliminary benchmark revision to the non-farm payroll, through March 2014. The annual benchmark is based on the unemployment insurance system’s records, which cover close to 100% of establishment employment, and are the last word…Read More

Category: Data Analysis, Employment

Presidential Job Creation

Source: The Fix

Category: Economy, Employment, Politics, Taxes and Policy