Graphs show how the labor force is shrinking

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

datalab-casselman-labor-force

What is the true unemployment rate? Well, it depends, notes Ben Casselman at FiveThirtyEight.

The government counts you as jobless only if you are actively looking for work.

A look at how American workers dropped out of the workforce with the Great Recession …

datalab-casselman-participation

Read more here.

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail