Sarah Foster

Government, Business

Labor Participation at Full Employment, Study Shows

Employees at Best Buy Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

The U.S. labor market doesn’t have much more room to tighten, according to a new study from the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco that examines trends in the number of Americans who are either working or looking for jobs.

Sarah Foster | Bloomberg News
November 20, 2018
Government, Business

Job Openings Drop From Record; Quit Rate Stays Elevated

Job Fair Gabby Jones/Bloomberg News

U.S. job openings fell in September from a record in the previous month while Americans continued to voluntarily leave their positions at the highest rate since 2001, Labor Department data showed Nov. 6.

Sarah Foster | Bloomberg News
November 6, 2018