Automation expected to disproportionately affect the less educated Hispanics, African-Americans, and the young particularly at risk

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Automation expected to disproportionately affect the less educated

© Institute for Spatial Economic Analysis. This Press Release may be shared freely and reprinted in full or partially as long as proper attribution and link back to the source website (www.iseapublish.com) is provided in the reprint or repost. Whom will job automation hurt the most? Previous research suggests that lack of education increases job automation risk, but how much …

Rocky Mountain region leads nation in job growth since last May Region grows at 2.4% over the year

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Rocky Mountain region leads nation in job growth The Bureau of Labor Statistics earlier this month reported that the U.S. added 138000 jobs in May. According to a new study by the University of Redlands Institute for Spatial Economic Analysis (ISEA), jobs across the country grew by 2266000, or 1.6%, since last May. The Rocky Mountain region led the nation …

Urban Indian Lands Add 49,400 Jobs Since Last May Rocky Mountain region leads in job growth

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This report deals with employment in American Indian reservations and other Indian controlled land within metropolitan statistical areas in the United States, which will be referred to as “urban Indian lands” below. Urban Indian lands contain about 60 percent of total Indian country employment across the U.S. Rocky Mountain region leads in job growth Urban Indian lands added 49400 jobs …

Urban Indian Lands Add 41,600 Jobs Since Last April Far West region leads in job growth

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This report deals with employment in American Indian reservations and other Indian controlled land within metropolitan statistical areas in the United States, which will be referred to as “urban Indian lands” below. Urban Indian lands contain about 60 percent of total Indian country employment across the U.S. Far West region leads in job growth Urban Indian lands added 41,600 jobs …

Rocky Mountain region leads nation in job growth since last April Region grows at 2.1% over the year

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Rocky Mountain region leads nation in job growth The Bureau of Labor Statistics earlier this month reported that the U.S. added 211000 jobs in April. According to a new study by the University of Redlands Institute for Spatial Economic Analysis (ISEA), jobs across the country grew by 2237000, or 1.6%, since last April. The Rocky Mountain region led the nation …

Future job automation to hit hardest in low wage metropolitan areas like Las Vegas, Orlando and Riverside-San Bernardino

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New research by the Institute for Spatial Economic Analysis (ISEA) finds that job automation will hit certain metropolitan areas significantly harder than others. Low-wage cities like Las Vegas, NV, Orlando, FL, and Riverside-San Bernardino, CA are expected to be among the hardest-hit metros in terms of total job losses. The impact of automation on jobs is likely to be more …

The Electoral Map is Completely Upside Down

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An international observer not familiar with the specifics of the U.S. political system might think that the more left-leaning party, the Democrats, would be especially popular with less fortunate economic groups. Consequently, Hillary Clinton, as the presidential candidate of the Democratic Party, should have been most successful in areas where more poor people live. This means that poor areas should …

Employment Growth by Race and Ethnicity Since the Last Election Part I: The Spatial Reorganization of the US Economy under Obama

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Eight years ago, the United States was just about to hit the bottom of the most severe recession since the Great Depression. In some areas, entire industries, such as construction in Southern California, were decimated down to a fraction of their original size. How have racial groups and ethnicities fared since then? How did this affect how certain regions performed …