Youth Unemployment

Employment and Unemployment Among Youth  BLS

The Class of 2017, EPI 5/17

America, land of opportunity? Not for young people, study says, Welsh, McClatchy, 10/16

Generation Jobless, Campanella, Project Syndicate 6/16

In 2014, 16 Percent Of Men In The United States Between The Ages Of 18 And 34 Were Jobless Or Incarcerated, CBO

The labor market is still far from ideal for young graduates, EPI, 4/16

Unemployment 16-19, 1972-2016 Hispanic data are not seasonally adjusted.


The Incredible Shrinking Incomes of Young Americans Atlantic 12/14  “You can’t explain Millennial economic behavior without explaining that real wages for young Americans have collapsed.”

The Real Reason That Young People Can’t Find Jobs, The Atlantic, 6/14

Unemployment rates of young black men [age 16 to 19] 1972 to the present

College Enrollment and Work Activity of High School Graduates (Annual) BLS

“Out of School, Out of Work… Out of Luck? NYC’s Disconnected Youth,” M. Levitan, 1/05