January: Cristina Benton’s commentary on the employment report

In the latest employment report, the unemployment rate ticked upward 0.1 percentage points to 4.0 percent in January. Despite the 35-day government shutdown, most federal employees were counted as employed during the period due to receiving pay during the January 12th survey week. The Latino unemployment rate edged up to 4.9 percent in January, while […]

After layoff news, GM workers worry about their ‘next move’

Patrick Anderson, CEO of Anderson Economic Group, talks with PBS NewsHour about the recent decisions made by General Motors Watch Here

Three Charts Tell the Story of General Motors’ Painful Decision: Anderson Economic Group visualizes the important data

EAST LANSING, Mich.,—December 3, 2018—Anderson experts released today three interactive data visualizations that show why General Motors made the painful decision that they announced on November 26th. “The visualization put together by our consultants provides insight into why GM made this tough decision,” said Patrick Anderson, Principal and CEO of Anderson Economic Group. About Anderson […]

October: Cristina Benton’s monthly commentary on the employment report

 

Oregon Public Sector Workforce: The Cost of Employee Replacement, Evidence of Labor Shortage

 

July: Cristina Benton’s monthly commentary on the employment report

 

Will ending union wages on Michigan public projects save money, or just lower pay?

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May: Cristina Benton’s monthly commentary on the employment report

 

Getting contract work as a project manager

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March: Cristina Benton’s monthly commentary on the employment report