The Biggest Story Regarding US Labor

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Top graph from a NYT story by Floyd Norris, about the labor force participation rate. It’s been shrinking because of both people giving up on finding work and also because of our agin demographic.

Bottom graph from Data360, where we’ve been covering this critical metric for some time.

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