Normative Narratives

State of the Labor Market: Jobs and Unemployment Insurance Report Analysis (weekly update!)

Most recent Unemployment Insurance (UI) report (weekly, Thursday at 8:30am). Government Accountability Office report on shortcomings of UI data.

BLS Jobs Report (monthly, First Friday of the month, 8:30 am, last update. State level data typically come out two weeks later, and metropolitan area data two weeks after that).