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.
Reuters/Grant Lee Neuenburg - Workers package beer at Cervejas de Mocambique, a subsidiary of giant SAB Miller, in Maputo, March 17, 2009.
African Lions: Unpacking labor trends and growth in Mozambique
April 25, 2016, Christina Golubski
Mozambique, over the last two decades, has experienced explosive growth, with an average GDP growth rate of almost 8 percent between 1997-2015. Christina Golubski shares highlights from a recent paper on macro and microeconomic developments in the country.
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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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