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This article describes the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on price changes for food categories within the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics import/export price indexes, producer price indexes, and consumer price indexes. In addition, the article assesses the pandemic’s impact on price data collection efforts. Safety precautions established during the pandemic created data collection challenges for some price indexes more than others.Read full article »
This book explains how smart policy decisions can foster both innovation and equality, with no tradeoff between those two goals.View all Book Reviews »
Over 65 and still working—how do employers respond?
How have job losses caused by COVID-19 affected working women?
This study shows that the unemployment rate declines in a predictable way following recessions.View all Beyond BLS articles »
To mark the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), let’s look back at labor force trends for people with disabilities before ADA was enacted.
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