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Dr. Kathryn Edwards: Unemployment and unfilled jobs

Dr. Kathryn Anne Edward, from the RAND Corporation, will be available for interviews on Wednesday, August 4, from 2:00 to 3:30 ET.

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Interview opportunity available:

Wednesday, August 4, from 2:00 to 3:30 ET

Millions of jobs – particularly in certain industries, such as hospitality and manufacturing – are going unfilled across the country, even as millions of people are seeking work.

Available expert:

Dr. Kathryn Anne Edwards is an economist at the RAND Corporation, where she studies labor economics. She can speak about topics including:

  • Factors driving the current seemingly incongruous patterns in the labor market;
  • The short-term and long-term prospects for businesses that are currently struggling to fill positions; and
  • How the high rate of job openings is affecting workers and job seekers.

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