Recruiting Intensity During and after the Great Recession: National and Industry Evidence

@article{Davis2012RecruitingID,
  title={Recruiting Intensity During and after the Great Recession: National and Industry Evidence},
  author={Steven J. Davis and R. J. Faberman and J. Haltiwanger},
  journal={NBER Working Paper Series},
  year={2012}
}
  • Steven J. Davis, R. J. Faberman, J. Haltiwanger
  • Published 2012
  • Economics
  • NBER Working Paper Series
  • We measure job-filling rates and recruiting intensity per vacancy at the national and industry levels from January 2001 to September 2011 using data from the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey. Construction makes up less than 5 percent of employment but accounts for more than 40 percent of the large swings in the job-filling rate during and after the Great Recession. Leisure & Hospitality accounts for nearly a quarter of the large drop in recruiting intensity during the Great Recession. We… CONTINUE READING
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