Job Seekers Ratio
Monthly analysis of the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ report on job openings and labor turnover.
Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Kindergartners Lag in Reading Skills
| 12:47 pm, June 23, 2015
The most socioeconomically disadvantaged children lag substantially in reading skills as early as kindergarten. This skill level rises along with social class. For example, children in the highest socioeconomic group (the high SES fifth) have reading scores that are significantly higher—by a full standard deviation—than scores of their peers in the lowest socioeconomic group.
Testimony before the New York State Department of Labor Wage Board: Hearing on Increasing the Minimum Wage in the Fast-Food Industry
Posted on June 22, 2015 | 4:15 pm
Posted on June 22, 2015 | 11:00 am
Top CEOs Make 300 Times More than Typical Workers: Pay Growth Surpasses Stock Gains and Wage Growth of Top 0.1 Percent
Posted on June 21, 2015 | 7:00 pm