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April 2019

Recent trends in employment and wages in New York City’s finance and insurance sector

Mario A. González-Corzo, Vassilios N. Gargalas

This article analyzes the evolution of employment and wages in New York City’s finance and insurance sector since 2000.

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Book Reviews

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Opting out of isolated studies on mothers in the labor force

Gabbrielle Joseph

This book examines how occupation, race, ethnicity, and age determine which women opt out of the labor force after the birth of a child.

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Beyond BLS

Business turnover in urban areas: size matters

Edith S. Baker

The effects of business turnover affects the economy in various ways.

Want more workers? Improve parental leave policies

Eleni Karageorge

U.S. labor force participation is declining among men and women between the prime ages of 25 and 54.

Does increased opioid use lead to declines in labor market participation?

Serah Hyde

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