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What Drives Employment in the U.S., John Wohlford, BLS

Friday, June 21, 2013 at 9:15 a.m.EDT

John Wohlford, branch chief of the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Office at the Bureau of Labor Statistics, discusses statistics about job openings, hires, quits and terminations in the U.S.

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Presentation [PDF]

Biography: John Wohlford

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What Drives Employment? [PDF]
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There is a lot of hiring going on (April 2013) [PDF]
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Hires [PDF]
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But there are also a lot of people leaving jobs (April 2013) [PDF]
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Separaton Breakouts (April 2013) [PDF]
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Job Openings [PDF]
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Number of unemployed persons per job opening [PDF]
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Job openings and employment (in thousands) [PDF]
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Quits [PDF]
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Quits and layoffs and discharges (in thousands)
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Construction Hires
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Manufacturing Hires
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Professional and Business Services Hires
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Education and Health Services Hires

Source of Information:

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Additional Information:

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Public Information Office | | Last Revised: July 02, 2013