Employment numbers are improving, but only slightly. Millions of Americans remain out of work or underemployed as the economic recovery continues slowly. Brookings experts look at monthly jobs reports, examine ways to get Americans back to work, and recommend ideas to move the country back to prosperity and economic stability.
Education, employment and income for young adults in the Washington Region
June 30, 2015, Martha Ross and Nicole Prchal Svajlenka
Young adults aged 18 to 24 are in a pivotal transition period as they move toward adulthood and financial independence. New analysis of Census data sheds light on how young people in the Washington region fare on the critical measures of educational attainment and employment.
U.S. Economic Performance
U.S. Metro Areas
June 16, 2015, Darrell M. West
Opinion | Project Syndicate
June 10, 2015, Kemal Derviş
June 10, 2015, Siddharth Kulkarni and Jonathan Rothwell
June 9, 2015, Natalie Holmes and Alan Berube
June 8, 2015, Jonathan Wright
June 4, 2015, Regis Barnichon
Blog Post | RealClear Markets
May 20, 2015, Jonathan Wright
Interview | AirTalk with Larry Mantle, Southern California Public Radio
May 13, 2015, Mireya Solís
May 12, 2015, Brad Hershbein and Elisa Jácome
May 8, 2015, Jonathan Wright
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By 2044, people of color will account for a majority of the U.S. population. In this Brookings Essay, Jennifer Bradley examines efforts in U.S. metropolitan areas to prepare a more diverse workforce, with a particular focus on Minneapolis-St. Paul.
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