BLS Employment Situation Report
The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ monthly employment estimates for more than 1,000 industries from its Current Employment Statistics program.
Gross Domestic Product
The Bureau of Economic Analysis’ measure of the nation’s total economic production—consumption, investment, government purchases, and net exports—used to determine whether the economy is expanding or contracting.
Federal Reserve Beige Book
Every six weeks, the Federal Reserve Board produces a report on current economic conditions for each of the Federal Reserve districts. Commonly called the “Beige Book,” the report is published just before each Federal Open Market Committee meeting on interest rates to provide information on changes in the economy since its last meeting.
Other Labor and Economic Research
ASA’s curated list of useful federal government research.
Research by ASA Members
ASA’s curated list of useful member research.
More Data Resources
A roundup of useful research from a number of organizations including the Conference Board, the World Employment Confederation (formerly Ciett), the Employment Policies Institute, and others.