Jun 5, 2018

When there are more job openings than there are people who are unemployed

HTML EMBED:
COPY

(Markets Edition) The latest numbers on job openings, also known as the JOLTS report, is set to come out soon. We'll hear from one global strategist about how the report can reveal the upsides and downsides of at tight labor market. Afterwards,…

Segments From this episode

Some Texas colleges are offering a new kind of scholarship — to fight hunger on campus

Jun 5, 2018
Several Houston community colleges and universities have launched food scholarships to help students get enough to eat. At Texas Woman’s University, students on the scholarships get free groceries twice a month, so long as they stay in school. The assistant…

(Markets Edition) The latest numbers on job openings, also known as the JOLTS report, is set to come out soon. We’ll hear from one global strategist about how the report can reveal the upsides and downsides of at tight labor market. Afterwards, we’ll look at what lawmakers have included in the federal budget to combat wildfires, and then explore how some Texas colleges are launching food scholarships to fight hunger on campus (06/05/2018)

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC