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August 2018 - Minnesota Employment Review

Download this issue in PDF or use the links below to select an article.

The Experience of American Indian Students in the Minnesota Labor Market

This is an amazingly thorough review of American Indian education outcomes in Minnesota using some new data sources to which we now have access.

Southeast Minnesota's Cost of Living Conundrum

This Spotlight concentrates on Cost of Living issues. Cost of Living cuts two ways.

The Rant

This is a new and occasional feature that will be offered when one or another staff member comes to a boil over something economic or mathematical but it willing to try to be entertaining on the subject. Warning: Numbers are not inherently funny.

County Snapshots

This month we feature Renville, Rice, Rock, and Roseau Counties.

NAICS Primer

For our final offering, we present more than you ever wanted to know about NAICS 92 – Public Administration.

Industrial Analysis

An analysis of the current month’s employment picture broken out by industry.

Regional Analysis

An analysis of the current month’s employment picture broken out by Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Minnesota Economic Indicators

A comprehensive look at economic indicators for July 2018, including the Minnesota and U.S. Indices.

Consumer Price Index

Information on the U.S. Consumer Price Index for July 2018.

The Last Word

Nuestra agencia proporciona información en español para quienes solicitan empleo y no hablan inglés.

Local Area Unemployment Statistics

The Local Area Unemployment Statistics or LAUS tool provides labor force, employment, and unemployment estimates.

Current Employment Statistics

The Current Employment Statistics (CES) Program, a monthly survey of 5,900 nonfarm employers, provides monthly data on employment by industry. The data offer a snapshot of the health of the economy.

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