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Human Capital Press Releases

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11 Dec. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Rose in November

HWOL Index edged up in November, following a decline in October

09 Dec. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased in November

Solid Employment Growth to Continue, Despite Tight Labor Market

07 Oct. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased in September

The ETI is signaling continued job growth in the months ahead

09 Sep. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Declined Slightly in August

Job Growth Slowing, But Still Healthy

05 Aug. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased in July

Solid employment growth expected for the remainder of 2019

10 Jul. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Declined in June

HWOL Index was essentially unchanged in June, following a decline in May

08 Jul. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Dropped in June

Decline primarily driven by a large negative contribution from the ‘Jobs hard to get’ component

10 Jun. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased in May

Employment Slowdown is Likely to be Modest

05 Jun. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Declined in May

In May, losses were widespread across most States and MSAs

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

Employment slowdown may be on the horizon

ECONOMIC INDICATORS

Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.2%
  • Brazil 1.0%
  • China 1.5%
  • Euro Area 0.3%
  • France 0.2%
  • Germany 0.4%
  • Global 0.1%
  • India 1.0%
  • Japan 0.2%
  • Korea 0.5%
  • Mexico 0.2%
  • Spain 0.3%
  • U.K. 0.2%
  • U.S. 0.0%
  • International Labor Comparisons:
  • Visit ILC website
  • Productivity:
  • Visit Total Economy Database™ website
  • Global Economic Outlook:
  • Visit Global Economic Outlook website
  • Despite gradual slowing of job growth, labor market will still feel tight in 2020

    The US economy added 145,000 jobs in December, and previous months were revised down slightly. The unemployment rate remained at 3.5 percent. This month’s job growth was in line with The Conference Board’s view that the labor market appears to be in a healthy state.

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