Voluntary quits, Dec. 2000–Dec. 2011
Note: Data are monthly and span Dec. 2000–Dec. 2011. Shaded areas denote recessions.
Source: Authors' analysis of data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey
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