Employment Growth in Alaska 2002-2017 History, 2018-2025 Forecast“We expect employment to decline by 0.8% in 2018 and anticipate positive growth in 2019 equaling 0.793%. Between 2019 and 2025, we anticipate employment growth to average 0.68% per year,” ISER’s Mouhcine Guettabi writes in a recent Alaskanomics  blog.