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Here's One Sector Where Employment Is Growing Right Now

Tourism, a sector associated with fun and financial profligacy, is surging back eight straight quarters of job losses.

Air travel isn't coming back in a big way just yet, but accommodation is. That might indicate more people are staying close to home and traveling by car for vacation, rather than flying.

 

From the Bureau of Economic Analysis (via Carpe Diem):

Tourism Unemployment 923

Image: BEA

Real tourism spending has also seen a rebound, though only to late 2005, early 2006 levels.

 

From the Bureau of Economic Analysis (via Carpe Diem):

Real Tourism Spending 923


Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/tourism-employment-growth-2010-9#ixzz10SNApzwK


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