job market

noun

: the number of jobs that are available for workers

Examples of job market in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This is an advantage to those taking and passing the CPA exam because there is less competition in the job market compared to previous years. Bryce Welker, Miami Herald, 15 Feb. 2024 And recent data may have overstated the job market’s strength — economists point to various signs that cracks could be forming beneath the surface. Ben Casselman, New York Times, 14 Feb. 2024 The American job market is full of people who speak only English. Merve Emre, The New York Review of Books, 13 Feb. 2024 But the deficit has grown even more, with county officials blaming it on a slow housing market with high interest rates, inflation and a tight job market. Grace Hase, The Mercury News, 6 Feb. 2024 In 2024, this will add a personalized touch to career planning, aligning more people with opportunities that match their skills and ambitions in the dynamic job market. Oleksandr Mykolaienko, Forbes, 16 Feb. 2024 Stronger-than-expected reports on inflation, the job market and the overall economy have forced traders on Wall Street to delay their forecasts for when the Federal Reserve will begin cutting interest rates. Elaine Kurtenbach, Quartz, 16 Feb. 2024 But 11 hikes and four pauses later, the US job market is registering one of the longest periods of expansion this century. Alicia Wallace, CNN, 2 Feb. 2024 Those political beliefs were not entirely immune to economic effects: Republican electoral gains were stronger in locations where tariffs and subsidies had a more positive effect on the job market. Ana Swanson, New York Times, 2 Feb. 2024 See More

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“Job market.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/job%20market. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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