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Rectifying Shortcomings in Measured Employer-to-Employer Flows in the U.S. Labor Market

Research in Focus – Shigeru Fujita of the Philadelphia Fed and his coauthors improve upon a measure of direct employer-to-employer transitions by accounting for missing survey data responses.

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Understanding How Americans Earn, Save, and Invest

New Perspectives on Consumer Behavior in Credit and Payments Markets Conference | Virtual Event

Weekly Labor Market Information

Analysis of unemployment insurance claims and other weekly data for the tri-state region and the U.S.

Occupational Mobility Explorer

The Occupational Mobility Explorer allows users to examine how workers’ skills could transfer to similar — but higher-paying — occupations. Findings are available for the 33 largest U.S. metropolitan areas.

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Frictions, Constraints, and Abnormalities: Limits on the Supply of Residential Mortgages During the COVID Pandemic

Research in Focus — Mortgage lending surged in the pandemic's first year. But lower interest rates weren’t fully passed through to consumers, and access to credit diminished for the riskiest borrowers.

Reworked Series: A Conversation on an Inclusive Recovery for Workers

The Reworked series aims to change narratives, challenge conversations, and elevate ways that we can change work together to advance an equitable workforce recovery.