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
Published eight times per year, the beige book is a Federal Reserve Bank report on anecdotal commentary from district bank and branch directors, and interviews with key business contacts, economists, market experts, and other sources, from each of the 12 Federal Reserve districts.
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.