About Tara Sinclair

Tara Sinclair

Tara Sinclair is an associate professor of economics and international affairs at George Washington University and a senior fellow of the Indeed Hiring Lab, the research arm of the world's #1 job site. Her research focuses on modeling, explaining, and forecasting labor market and other macroeconomic trends for different countries. In addition to her academic work, Tara is frequently invited to brief media on economic and labor trends as well as offer commentary in mainstream media. She has been quoted in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and has appeared on CNN, C-Span, NPR, Fox Business, Bloomberg Radio and TV, and many other local and international news programs.

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Recent Articles by Tara

The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 4/6/17

This week’s labor market news on youth unemployment, flexible work and bingeing on Uber.

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:

The Kids Are Not All Alright

Youth unemployment remains a major concern …

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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 3/3/17

This week’s labor market news: global gig work, unstructured job interviews, and tuition grants with strings attached.

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:

Healthcare Reform and the Risk of “Job Lock”

As the US government …

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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 2/10/17

This week’s labor market news on the trouble with male unemployment, the changing nature of the firm and more.

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:

Shrinking Grandma’s Pension to Keep Her Working

January 2017  had the highest …

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