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Measuring Your Ability to Achieve the American Dream

Forbes.com recently released the results of their new American Dream Index, in which they measure “the prosperity of the middle class, and…examine which states best support the American Dream.” 196 more words

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Measuring Your Ability to Achieve the American Dream

Forbes.com recently released the results of their new American Dream Index, in which they measure “the prosperity of the middle class, and…examine which states best support the American Dream.” 196 more words

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US - Labor force participation is too low, JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon says

Labor force participation is too low. Labor force participation in the United States has gone from 66% to 63% between 2008 and today. Some of the reasons for this decline are understandable and aren’t too worrisome – for example, an aging population. 163 more words

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An Overview of Oregon’s Labor Force in 2016

Oregon Workforce and Economic Information

Oregon’s 2016 annual average labor force figures have arrived. Here’s a quick overview of the numbers.

Source: Oregon Workforce and Economic Information: An Overview of Oregon’s Labor Force in 2016

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US - A continuous decline in the overall participation rates until 2060 BLS says

In the Census Bureau’s latest projections, the growth rate (percentage change) of the resident population is projected to decrease in the long term.

In 2022, the share of natural increase and immigration in projections of the resident population will be equal and at 50 percent. 225 more words

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How Race Impacts the Workforce Shortage

The country is facing a labor shortage as the Baby Boomer population retires and the Mankato-North Mankato Metropolitan Statistical Area (Blue Earth and Nicollet Counties) is no different. 604 more words

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