What is the status of employer vaccine mandates?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on January 18, 2022

Dr. Perryman explains the issues with conflicting messages regarding legislation of such mandates.  

How weak was the December jobs report?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on January 10, 2022

Dr. Perryman explains the impact of Covid-19 in slowing job growth for the month.

Back to School?
Column Published in syndication January 26, 2022

As with every other aspect of life, the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the decision process of high school graduates as they weigh work-or-school choices. May 2020 was the worst of the downturn, with millions of jobs disappearing overnight. Simultaneously, most colleges had shifted at least partially to online classes. Family financial strains due to COVID-19 disruptions were also prevalent. It was something of a perfect storm.

Coronanomics
Column Published in syndication January 12, 2022

Literally since the pandemic began, I have cautioned that, unlike previous economic dislocations, this one is inextricably linked to a health crisis. Complete recovery can only occur when we reach the point of peaceful coexistence with the virus. Nowhere is this phenomenon more evident than in the job market.