Articles About jobs recovery
September 05, 2014
Sometimes economists grossly overestimate. Friday’s jobs report from the Department of Labor took analysts by surprise.
September 04, 2014
The labor market appears to progressing back to health steadily. But appearances aren't everything.
August 28, 2014
Despite news that GDP grew a better-than-expected 4.2 percent in the second quarter and emerging unemployment remains low, the story of growth is complex.
August 14, 2014
Last week's modest uptick in jobless claims is not surprising, nor alarming.
July 25, 2014
Last week, the number of Americans filing initial applications for unemployment benefits declined by 19,000 to 284,000, the fewest since February 2006.
July 03, 2014
In many ways, the Department of Labor’s June Employment Situation Report was proof that the underlying trends in the U.S. labor market are strengthening.
July 02, 2014
In June, private sector employment experienced its best growth since November 2012.