Markets win out over ‘chronic’ truck driver shortage
Larry Gross, president and founder, Gross Transportation Consulting | Oct 16, 2019 10:39AM EDT
There is no driver shortage, says the author. Trucking added drivers last year during a time of record-low unemployment, and presumably, the most competitive conditions possible in terms of available career alternatives to life in the driver’s seat. That doesn’t square with a hypothetical chronic shortage.