Steven Glazer Featured in WalletHub: 2017 Best & Worst States for Jobs

WalletHub has just released its rankings of the best and worst states for job prospects in 2017 in terms of job-market strength, opportunity and economic vitality. The data set ranges from employment growth to media annual income to average commute time. While Connecticut ranks 14th overall in the rankings, the state fares much better in terms of highest monthly media starting salary at number five. Here is a link: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-states-for-jobs/35641/

Steven Glazer, Professor of Economics at NCC, is featured in the story in discussing jobs threatened by automation, incentives for job creation in certain industries, the fields with the greatest growth potential, and successful re-training programs for those in transition. Professor Glazer’s contributions are included here: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-states-for-jobs/35641/#steven-glazer