The Puzzle in the Labor Data

The U.S. Labor Market Isn’t all That Healthy Underemployment is a problem that isn’t measured well by the official data. Bloomberg, July 1, 2019       By most measures, the U.S. is at or very close to full employment. The unemployment rate today is 3.6%, the lowest since 1969. And yet, there is a sense that…

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source https://ritholtz.com/2019/07/the-puzzle-in-the-labor-data/

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