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Labor Markets Press Releases

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15 Apr. 2019 »
U.S. & Japanese Business Leaders Convene to Discuss Raising Productivity Growth

The Conference Board and The Japan Productivity Center have joined forces to address slowing productivity, which has been plaguing both economies.

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

Employment slowdown may be on the horizon

03 Apr. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Declined in March

But Solid Employment Growth Expected to Continue

01 Apr. 2019 »
Report: As the Economy Slows and Wages Surge, Corporate Profits Likely to Decline

In 2019, surging labor costs and slower revenue growth will likely lead to a decline in corporate profits in both the U.S. and other advanced economies, finds a new study on labor market trends.

11 Mar. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased in February

Index Rebounds Following Government Shutdown

06 Mar. 2019 »
New Report by Korn Ferry & The Conference Board

Majority of HR Executives Say Gender Inequity in Company Leadership is Significant Issue

06 Mar. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Increased in February

Solid Employment Growth to Continue in Coming Months

28 Feb. 2019 »
The Conference Board’s Human Capital Center Announces Members of Advisory Board

Today, The Conference Board’s U.S. Human Capital Center announced the Members of its newly formed Advisory Board.

06 Feb. 2019 »
Online Labor Demand Increased Slightly in January

A significant labor market slowdown is unlikely

04 Feb. 2019 »
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Declined in January

Index experiencing some softening since the summer


Leading Economic Index for:

  • Australia 0.3%
  • Brazil 1.3%
  • China 0.6%
  • Euro Area 0.0%
  • France 0.3%
  • Germany 0.2%
  • Global 0.4%
  • India 0.3%
  • Japan 0.4%
  • Korea 1.2%
  • Mexico 0.1%
  • Spain 0.1%
  • U.K. 0.4%
  • U.S. 0.2%
  • International Labor Comparisons:
  • Visit ILC website
  • Productivity:
  • Visit Total Economy Database™ website
  • Global Economic Outlook:
  • Visit Global Economic Outlook website
  • The Conference Board Economic Forecast for the U.S. Economy

    Why Slower Growth Does Not Need to End in a Downturn

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