Employment

The FINANCIAL -- After decades of strong gains, the share of women in the U.S. labor force has plateaued in recent years. Recently released projections from the Bureau of Labor Statistics indicate that the female share of the labor force will peak at 47.1% in 2025 and then taper off to 46.3% by 2060, meaning that women will remain a minority of the labor ...

The FINANCIAL -- The job vacancy rate in the euro area (EA19) was 1.6% in the third quarter of 2016, down from 1.7% in the previous quarter, but up from 1.5% in the third quarter of 2015, according ...

The FINANCIAL -- The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 9.8% in November 2016, stable compared to October 2016 and down from 10.5% in November ...