Economics and Other

IFO Releases

Labor Market Update - October 2021

October 26, 2021 | Economics and Other

The IFO released its monthly update that tracks the state labor market. The jobs shortfall expanded in September on a year-over-year (YOY) basis relative to a no-pandemic scenario. For September, the computed YOY change in payroll jobs is -384,800, compared to -365,500 for August.

Tags: labor, market, update

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Inflation Eroding Real Wages and Pension Benefits

October 19, 2021 | Economics and Other

The IFO published a new research brief that examines the impact of inflation on the real earnings of Pennsylvania workers and the real value of public pension benefits.

Tags: inflation, pension, wages

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Demographic and Labor Market Update

October 06, 2021 | Economics and Other

Director Matthew Knittel provided a demographics and labor market update to the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce.

Tags: demographic, labor, market, presentation

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