NHQI Press Releases

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for July 2021 up 0.9 percent over the year and nearly unchanged since last month, plus special Labor Day look at actual real wage growth

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for June 2021 is flat over the month, service sector continues to gain steam

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for May 2021 holds steady, but public sector hiring—including education—is not keeping up

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for April 2021 slips slightly from March, as foreign-born workers’ recovery catches up with that of native-born

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for March 2021 unchanged from February, jobs recovery lags for less-educated workers

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for February 2021 unchanged from January, jobs recovery uncertain for the most fragile workers

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for January 2021 holds near peak, as regions diverge in the speed of their employment recovery

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for December 2020 reaches another all-time high, even as hiring continues to fall

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for November 2020 holds steady, but young workers have not seen much of a hiring recovery

Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for October 2020 crests new record high, but few in non-metropolitan areas share in the recovery