Mallory is a senior economist with the responsibility of leading the research team that produces key insights and forecasts related to the labor market. She is focused on providing clients and the general public with sophisticated yet accessible analyses that inform business decisions and an understanding of labor market and employment dynamics. Her experience includes roles in academia and consulting, providing economic and policy analysis for clients across the Federal government. Vachon received her Ph.D., M.A. and B.A. degrees in Economics from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs.
The metroplex has consistently been among the top regions, as far as total number of jobs added, as well as job growth relative to population. D-FW also ranks eighth among big metro markets for recovery progress, with employment only about 1.2% below pre-pandemic levels.27 December 2021