Monthly Latino Employment Report: Steering Economic RecoveryCatherine Singley, (April 1, 2011)
Issue: Economy and Employment, Economy and Workforce
Publication Type: Fact Sheet
As the fastest-growing segment of the labor force and one that is already contributing to growth in the transportation sector, Latinos stand to benefit from job creation in transportation. Policies designed to diversify the career opportunities available to Latino workers, especially those facing educational and language barriers, are critical to building on the momentum of job growth in this sector. This report examines Latino employment in the transportation sector and offers policy recommendations to boost job creation and job access.