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Office of Publications & Special Studies


Latest Publications

The Economics Daily

Import air freight prices up 55.8 percent, passenger fares down 8.9 percent, over year ended August  

September 21, 2020
Import air freight prices rose 55.8 percent from August 2019 to August 2020. Within the import air freight category, prices of European carriers increased 53.9 percent and prices at Asian carriers rose 68.8 percent over this 12-month period. Full Text »
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Monthly Labor Review

Monthly Labor Review

Exploring changes in real average hourly earnings, June 2009 to December 2019  
Lawrence Doppelt, Shane Haley


Beyond the Numbers

Job openings and labor turnover trends for Metropolitan Statistical Areas in 2019

This Beyond the Numbers article features JOLTS MSA research estimates for the 18-largest MSAs. In this article, we explore trends in a number of measures—job openings, hires, separations (including quits and layoffs and discharges), labor churn, and unemployment—that allow us to compare labor markets in metropolitan areas.
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Career Outlook

Spotlight on Statistics

Commissioner's Corner

    Occupational Outlook Handbook