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Stay up to date on labor market trends and news with data and insights from the Indeed Hiring Lab. The Hiring Lab analyses the wealth of Indeed data in combination with government and independent research to better understand the current and future state of the changing labor market.

Which US Cities are Most Attractive to International Job Seekers?

Indeed economist Daniel Culbertson examines US metro areas that are most appealing to job seekers from international markets

Over the past year, international migration to the US has become a major controversy in political discourse and — correspondingly — the news cycle. Sometimes lost in all the heated discussion is a simple truth: That international migration to the US is by no means homogenous. Migrants from all over the world with varying career interests search for work in …

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New BLS Data Show Bounceback for Job and Wage Growth in Large Metros; Rural Areas Lag

The strong national economic recovery in recent years hides big differences across local labor markets. Today unemployment ranges from less than three percent in some states to more than six percent in others. Many downtowns have seen a revival, luring both educated young adults and some corporate headquarters back to city centers. The gap between rich and poor metros is …

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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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