May Trends provides an update on Alaska’s housing market, which remains remarkably stable despite the state’s recession. Also this month is a look at Alaska kids who live in their grandparents’ home and how this phenomenon compares to the rest of the nation, an analysis of Alaska’s slight drop in personal income in 2016, and data on Alaskans who work multiple jobs. It’s become common to work a secondary job in the state, and that began before the recession.
Read the full issue here.
Source: Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development