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Job Seekers Ratio

Updated: October 21, 2014

Monthly analysis of the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ report on job openings and labor turnover.

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Introduction Americans are working longer hours and are more productive—yet wages are largely flat. Indeed, the median worker saw a real (inflation-adjusted) hourly wage increase of just 6.1 percent between 1979 and 2013, despite overall productivity growth of 64.9 percent. …

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