January 15 2009
Worth Your Attention (by John G. Craig Jr.)
One highlight to data on employment and unemployment published here and elsewhere has been the sudden growth spurt in the region's work force. What is going on here? So far there has been no adequate explanation, perhaps for no other reason than the absence of enough time for the development of a decent perspective. The subject is important and the Allegheny Institute Policy Brief of January 14th is very much to the point.