Not Much Demand for Middle-Aged Unemployed Professionals

Mar 3, 2020

By now most people are aware of the tight labor market resulting from the strong economy and its high demand for workers.  However, it appears that many middle-aged unemployed professionals are not benefitting from this situation.  What’s going on?

Mike Switzer interviews Frank Hefner, Director Office of Economic Analysis and Professor of Economics at the College of CharlestonRecent Forbes article on this topic.