December 01, 1999
The Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released its work force projections for the period 1998-2008.
Some of the themes that may be important to watch unfolding over the next several years include:
Projections of the labor force and the industrial and occupational composition of employment are a product of the Employment Projections program. To find out more, see articles from the November 1999 issue of Monthly Labor Review.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, The Economics Daily, Millennial themes: age, education, services on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/opub/ted/1999/nov/wk5/art03.htm (visited November 27, 2015).
Fifty years of looking at changes in peoples lives
Longitudinal surveys help us understand long-term changes, such as how events that happened when a person was in high school affect labor market success as an adult.