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Labor Markets Press Releases

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05 Jun. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Declined in May

In May, losses were widespread across most States and MSAs

23 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Announces the Recipients of its 2019 Excellence in Marketing & Communications Awards

Now in its 13th year, the program – formerly, the Society for New Communications Research Excellence Awards – honors organizations for their innovative use of communications technologies.

08 May. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Declined in April

In April, most states and MSAs experienced a decrease in the number of online job ads

07 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board and Burning Glass Technologies Announce Help Wanted OnLine™ Collaboration

This new collaboration enhances The Conference Board Help-Wanted OnLine® program by providing additional insights into important labor market trends.

06 May. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased Slightly in April

Recent economic and labor market news suggests no rate cut in 2019

02 May. 2019 »
Report: To Improve M&A Outcomes, Companies Should Engage More with Middle Management

Today, The Conference Board released a report finding that U.S. businesses seeking M&A deals often overlook the need to engage with their target company’s middle management.

15 Apr. 2019 »
U.S. & Japanese Business Leaders Convene to Discuss Raising Productivity Growth

The Conference Board and The Japan Productivity Center have joined forces to address slowing productivity, which has been plaguing both economies.

08 Apr. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Declined in March

Employment slowdown may be on the horizon

03 Apr. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Declined in March

But Solid Employment Growth Expected to Continue

01 Apr. 2019 »
Report: As the Economy Slows and Wages Surge, Corporate Profits Likely to Decline

In 2019, surging labor costs and slower revenue growth will likely lead to a decline in corporate profits in both the U.S. and other advanced economies, finds a new study on labor market trends.


Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.2%
  • Brazil 0.1%
  • China 1.3%
  • Euro Area 0.4%
  • France 0.2%
  • Germany 0.2%
  • Global 0.1%
  • India 0.8%
  • Japan 0.6%
  • Korea 0.6%
  • Mexico 0.0%
  • Spain 0.2%
  • U.K. 0.4%
  • U.S. 0.1%
  • International Labor Comparisons:
  • Visit ILC website
  • Productivity:
  • Visit Total Economy Database™ website
  • Global Economic Outlook:
  • Visit Global Economic Outlook website
  • The Conference Board Economic Forecast for the U.S. Economy

    Economic growth may accelerate slightly in Q4, but will be moderate in 2020

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