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 May 26, 2015).
New estimates of personal taxes in Consumer Expenditure Survey
In 2013, the Consumer Expenditure Survey improved its personal tax data.
Trends in long-term unemployment
Long-term unemployment reached historically high levels following the recession of 2007–2009.
Housing: before, during, and after the Great Recession
looks at consumer expenditures on household items, employment in residential construction, prices for household items, and injuries in occupations involved in building and maintaining our homes.