Press Release \ Latest Employment Report Shows Continued Decline in U.S. Jobs Quality

JQI Index declines 0.20 percent in March  Washington. The monthly U.S. Jobs Quality Index(JQI) issued by the Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) and its partners dropped slightly to 79.27in March, down by 0.20 percent from its revised level one month earlier.  The JQ-Instant™ preliminary read of the 713,000 decrease in all private sector, non-farm payrolls in March…

Press Release \ Job Quality Instant Report: Job Creation and Job Quality are up in November

Job Quality Instant Report: Job Creation and Job Quality are up in November Total non-farm payroll employment rose by 266,000 jobs in November, substantially above the median market expectation of 185,000. Within the private sector, goods-producing employment (mining and logging, construction, and manufacturing) increased by 48,000 jobs, while the service-providing sector created 206,000 new jobs.…

Press Release \ CPA Partners on Release of National Jobs Quality Index

Washington. The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today announced the launch of a comprehensive new economic indicator, the US Private Sector Job Quality Index (JQI). CPA has partnered with Cornell University, the University of Missouri, and the Global Institute for Sustainable Prosperity (GISP) to unveil a new measure of America’s changing employment situation. The…