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March 2019

Is the U.S. labor market for truck drivers broken?

Stephen V. Burks, Kristen Monaco

This article examines the state of the U.S. labor market for truck drivers, using data on employment, earnings, and occupational mobility.

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Book Reviews

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Can employers sustain profitability while employees delay their retirement?

Ashraf Sarsour

This book examines the costs of delayed retirement on firm profitability and the strategies firms use to counter those costs

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Beyond BLS

Want more workers? Improve parental leave policies

Eleni Karageorge

U.S. labor force participation is declining among men and women between the prime ages of 25 and 54.

Does increased opioid use lead to declines in labor market participation?

Serah Hyde

The kids are alright: millennials and the economy

Graham Boone

A new report suggests that, contrary to popular opinion, millennials are not hurting the economy; in fact, the economy is hurting them.

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