Author Archive

Melvin Backman


Labor Department: American Workers Are Not Getting Much More Productive

If things keep going this way, we might need to rethink our growth expectations.


More American Millennials Are Working Than Any Other Generation

They've officially supplanted Generation X as the largest part of the workforce.


Computers Aren’t Making Us Better Workers Like They Used To

A new paper suggests that much of the the IT revolution's productivity bonus has flamed out.