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  • Diversity in the Workplace: Barriers and Opportunities from an Hispanic Perspective 

    McKay, Emily Gantz (1991-07-12)
    A summary analysis and chartbook of statistics.
  • The Empty Promise: The EEOC and Hispanics 

    Gonzales, Claire (1993-12-03)
    This report focuses on the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the largest of the federal civil rights enforcement agencies, and its efforts to address employment discrimination against Hispanics. To provide ...
  • The Forgotten Two-Thirds: An Hispanic Perspective on Apprenticeship, European Style 

    McKay, Emily Gantz (1993)
    NCLR carried out an Hispanic Consultation on Apprenticeship in 1992, in order to add an informed Hispanic perspective to the current policy debate about the appropriateness of apprenticeships — and the applicability of a ...
  • Hispanic Poverty: How Much Does Immigration Explain? 

    Quiroz, Julie (NCLR, 1990-04-20)
    This report synthesizes research related to both immigration and poverty and outlines some preliminary public policy conclusions. Drawing primarily on immigration research, this paper focuses on the labor market relationship ...
  • Hispanics in the Workforce 

    Escutía, Marta M.; Prieto, Margarita M. (1987-02-23)
    This paper examines the available data on the status of Hispanics in the work force. Data on youthfulness, fertility rates, education, poverty, labor force participation rates, unemployment, earnings, and occupational ...
  • Hispanics in the Workforce, Part II: Hispanic Women 

    Escutia, Marta; Prieto, Margarita M. (1988-07-01)
    This report analyzes the available data on Hispanic women in the work force. Demographic information is reviewed as background to an evaluation of the labor market status of Hispanic women. Emphasis is placed on employment ...
  • Informe de empleo de latinos: Mínimo cambio en la tasa de desempleo de latinos 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2017-09-01)
    El Departamento del Trabajo de EE.UU. anunció que se crearon 156,000 empleos en agosto. La tasa de desempleo a nivel nacional aumentó ligeramente un 0.1%, de 4.3 % en julio a 4.4 % en agosto. La tasa de desempleo entre los ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: 2015 Ends With Strong Job Growth 

    Román, Stephanie (2016-01-08)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported that U.S. employers added 292,000 jobs in December 2015. This represents one of the strongest months of job growth in 2015 and a strong end-of-year surge in new employment. Still, in ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Job Growth Slows Significantly 

    Wang, Yuqi (2016-06-03)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 38,000 jobs in May 2016, down from 122,000 in the previous month. The national unemployment rate declined to 4.7%. The Latino unemployment rate decreased ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment on the Rise 

    Román, Stephanie (2016-05-06)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 160,000 jobs in April 2016, down from 215,000 in the previous month. The national unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5%. The Latino unemployment ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Add 151,000 Jobs in January 

    Román, Stephanie (2016-02-05)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 151,000 jobs in January 2016, a decline from the strong job growth in the previous month of 292,000 jobs. The national unemployment rate witnessed a ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Add 287,000 Jobs 

    Wang, Yuqi (2016-07-08)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 287,000 jobs in June 2016, up from 11,000 jobs in May 2016. The national unemployment rate edged up to 4.9%. The Latino unemployment rate also saw a ...
  • Latinos and Jobs: A Review of Ten States and Puerto Rico 

    Rodríguez, Eric; Martínez, Deirdre (NCLR, 1995-01-06)
    This research report is intended to be one step toward the examination of the experience of Latinos in JOBS nationally. Working within the constraints of limited national data on Hispanics in JOBS and AFDC, it profiles ...
  • Moving From the Margins: Puerto Rican Young Men and Family Poverty 

    Pérez, Sonia M. (1993-08-06)
    The following report contains the first-year research and findings of the NCLR Puerto Rican Young Men and Poverty Project. The Puerto Rican Young Men Project is a two-year community-based effort to understand and begin to ...
  • Speaking Out Loud: Conversations with Young Puerto Rican Men 

    Pérez, Sonia M.; Cruz, Steven (1994-08-01)
    In an effort to draw attention to the strengths, needs, and status of young Puerto Rican men, the NCLR Poverty Project conducted a two-year community-based study on young Puerto Rican men and family poverty. This second ...
  • Twenty-Two Hispanic Leaders Discuss Poverty 

    Quiroz, Julia Teresa (1990-11-02)
    Poverty has been a factor in virtually every Hispanic issue, from education to community development, from housing to civil rights. However, there is little documentation of the ways Hispanics have worked to end poverty, ...