The U.S. labor market remained strong in 2019, as the unemployment rate fell to 3.5 percent, the lowest rate since 1969.Read full article »
This book documents violence in the U.S. and Canadian automotive manufacturing industries throughout the 1960s and 1970s, illustrating how the decline in worker protections and unionization led to more incidents of individual violence at work.View all Book Reviews »
What job expectations should workers consider in determining when to retire?
Researchers examine the effects of the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion on worker participation in food and cash welfare programs.
Researchers look at the value of today’s college education.View all Beyond BLS articles »
How many workers are employed in sectors directly affected by COVID-19 shutdowns, where do they work, and how much do they earn?
Labor force characteristics of the working poor, as depicted in an MLR article in September 1986, changed substantially from 1967 to 1984.
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