If you need data on employment, unemployment, wages and earnings, benefits, productivity, workplace injuries, etc., this is the place to go. Be prepared to spend some time negotiating this web site and reading about the statistical series available. The A – Z topic index (upper right hand corner) is useful.
The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is responsible for the administration and enforcement of a number of Federal employment laws. On their Topics page, sections are listed for equal employment opportunity, hiring, labor relations, termination, training, workplace safety, and more.
The GAO is known as "the investigative arm of Congress" and "the Congressional Watchdog". GAO supports the Congress, provides oversight of federal programs, and publishes research reports on diverse public policy topics.
Featuring over 1,800 concise definitions of key terms, this title is the most comprehensive, authoritative single-volume work of its kind. With coverage on the vocabularies of anthropology, sociology, political science, economics, human geography, cultural studies, and Marxism, the Dictionary is an integrated, easy-to-use, A-to-Z reference tool.