Virtual

Wednesday, December 02, 2020 12:00 PM ~ 1:30 PM ET

Representatives from Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) will discuss the BLS 10-year employment projections and COVID-19.

 

Description

The BLS' 2019-2029 projections do not include impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and response efforts.  BLS is developing alternate scenarios for the 2019-29 projections that encompass possible impacts from the pandemic.  BLS will present the results from its alternate scenarios and demonstrate how changes in consumer behavior caused by the pandemic may alter the baseline projections for detailed occupations and industries.

 

Moderator(s)

Donald Haughton, Supervisory Workforce Analyst, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

 

Presenter(s)

Michael Wolf, Division Chief for the Division of Occupational Employment Projections, U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)