Author: Charles Steindel

Dr. Charles Steindel, a former Chief Economist of the State of New Jersey and current Resident Scholar, Anisfield School of Business at Ramapo College, is also an analyst for the Garden State Initiative.

September Jobs Report: N.J. Jobs Gains Overshadowed by Astonishing Collapse in Labor Participation

By Dr. Charles Steindel _ The September labor market figures were a conflicting medley: A solid increase in jobs (swelled by temporary Census hiring), a remarkable drop in the unemployment rate, and an even more astonishing collapse in labor force participation. First, Read More