Welcome back to The Workweek, the Indeed Hiring Lab’s round-up of the latest research, news, and perspectives that made us think deeply or differently about the labor market this week. It’s your guide to the most important new insights about work.
Here are our picks for this week:
Maximum employment is inherently an inclusive goal, Fed governor declares
Many economists consider the current 4.4% US unemployment rate an indication that the nation is approaching—or already at—full employment. However, in recent remarks, Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard raised the possibility that there is more room for improvement in the economy,