About Daniel Culbertson

Daniel Culbertson

Daniel Culbertson is an Economist with the Indeed Hiring Lab, a global research institute committed to advancing the knowledge of HR professionals worldwide by using Indeed’s unique dataset to uncover the latest labor market trends. Daniel was previously an economist with Moody’s Analytics and holds a Master of Arts in economics from the University of Delaware. Along with other Indeed economists, Daniel is frequently invited to brief the employers and the media on economic and labor trends as well as offer commentary in the mainstream media.

Daniel can be found on Twitter and Google+.

Recent Articles by Daniel

A Deep Look at the Data: How Are Veterans Doing in Today’s Workforce?

This Veterans Day, Indeed takes a close look at how veterans are doing in the labor market.

In the past few years veteran employment has been brought to the forefront of hiring conversations, in part because of Joining Forces — a national initiative that aims to provide employment, education and wellness services to U.S. military veterans. Through this program, more than 50 companies have pledged to hire more than 110,000 veterans and military spouses over the next …

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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 11/4/16

This week’s labor market news on the tight labor market, how the rich get richer and Baltimore's new minimum wage

Welcome back to The Workweek, the Indeed Hiring Lab’s round-up of the latest research, news, and perspectives that made us think deeply or differently about the labor market this week. It’s your guide to the most important new insights about work.

Here are our picks for this week:

Young Immigrants and a Growing Economy

Many economists believe that the aging …

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Digital Exodus? Why Experienced Tech Workers Are Searching Outside Silicon Valley

Experienced Silicon Valley tech workers are searching for work in other cities. Indeed explores why.

For decades, Silicon Valley has been a magnet for tech talent, pulling the world’s best and brightest into California’s bay area.

It’s easy to understand why: Silicon Valley hosts many of the world’s most successful tech firms including Apple, eBay, Facebook, Google, Netflix and PayPal. These firms offer employees prestige, high salaries and opportunities to work on cutting-edge projects. In …

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Oil and the Labor Market, Explained in 5 Charts

Indeed Economist Daniel Culbertson explains how recent changes in the oil industry are affecting employment in key states.

Over the past decade, the landscape of global oil production has shifted dramatically, driven in large part by revolutionary new technology that enables the extraction of oil from shale rock formations. Oil extraction in large swathes of the US countryside—including North Dakota, Pennsylvania and Texas—jumped dramatically and in 2014, the US surpassed Russia to become the world’s leading producer of …

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