Assessing the Change in Labor Market Conditions

Posted: 16 Dec 2014

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Hess T. Chung

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Bruce Fallick

Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

Christopher J. Nekarda

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

David Ratner

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

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Date Written: May 22, 2014

Abstract

The U.S. labor market is large and multifaceted. Often-cited indicators, such as the unemployment rate or payroll employment, measure a particular dimension of labor market activity, and it is not uncommon for different indicators to send conflicting signals about labor market conditions.

Suggested Citation

Chung, Hess T. and Fallick, Bruce and Nekarda, Christopher J. and Ratner, David, Assessing the Change in Labor Market Conditions (May 22, 2014). FEDS Notes No. 2014-05-22 https://doi.org/10.17016/2380-7172.0019, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3750050

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