25 Apr '17, 7pm

Employment: Pick a Number, Any Number

Employment: Pick a Number, Any Number

Photo-illustration: Stuart Bradford Many economic statistics are notoriously unreliable, and the reason often has to do with what’s included in the measurement and what’s left out. Gross domestic product offers a good example of a measure that leaves out key environmental externalities , such as soil erosion, biodiversity loss, and effects of climate change. Measuring unemployment is also an exercise in exclusion. Casual consumers of U.S. economic news are familiar with only the official figure, which put the country’s total unemployment at 4.8 percent at the beginning of 2017. But that is just one of six alternatives used by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics to quantify “labor underutilization.” Here they are, in ascending order (with rates, again, for January 2017). People unemployed 15 weeks or longer as a share of the total (civilian) labor force: 1.9 percent. People...

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