Chart 1. Over-the-year net change for total nonfarm employment in the Chicago metropolitan area, August 2018–August 2021
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Chart 2. Over-the-year net change for industry supersector employment in the Chicago metropolitan area, August 2021
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Chart 3. Over-the-year net change in total nonfarm employment for the 12 largest metropolitan areas, August 2021 (in thousands)
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Lou founded ContingentWorkforce.com in 2021 with the intention to bring news and innovation coverage to the sector. Spending the first decade of his career focused on niche, B2B digital media production,...