Labor Market Trends

Labor Market Trends

The US labor market is undergoing subtle yet impactful shifts, presenting HR and Talent Acquisition professionals with challenges and opportunities. In this episode of the People and Performance Podcast, we look at economic policy, the US labor market and macroeconomics

Chris Bjorling and Bill Banham are joined by Andrew Flowers, Labor Economist at Appcast. former economist at Indeed, and data journalist at FiveThirtyEight.

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Questions for Andrew include:

* How has inflation in 2023 impacted the job market and recruiting?
* What’s the outlook for the tech sector in the next 12 months?
* What has been the impact of new federal initiatives designed to create new jobs?

More About Andrew Flowers

Andrew Flowers began his career as an economic analyst at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta where he analyzed macroeconomic and financial data, produced reports and briefed its president, board of directors and other stakeholders on economic and financial conditions in the U.S. and abroad.

Prior to joining Appcast in 2021, Andrew spent nearly three years at as an economist at its global research institute, the Hiring Lab. Before that, he was the quantitative editor and an economics writer at FiveThirtyEight, a premier media destination for data-driven coverage of politics and sports.

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