Measuring Unemployment

How the BLS Measures Unemployment

Employment Statistics: Let’s Tell the Whole Story

Who are the Unemployed?

How Employed Are We? Henwood, 4/17

What’s Really Wrong With the Unemployment Rate, Fox, Bloomberg 8/16

The Trouble With Surveys: A New Reason to Question the Official Unemployment Rate, Leonhardt, NYT 8/14

What is Full Employment?

Survey of Full Employment Advocates [on definition, desirability and achievability]

The Evolution of Rotation Group Bias: Will the Real Unemployment Rate Please Stand Up? Krueger et al, Princeton 8/14

Household vs. Firm Unemployment Data

The Labor Force Participation Rate and Its Trajectory–Why It Matters

Is the Decline in the Labor Force Participation Rate During This Recession Permanent?

Why Are Men of Prime Age Missing from the Labor Force?