Articles About unemployment benefits
April 10, 2014
Initial applications for unemployment benefits fell close to a seven-year low last week.
April 05, 2014
On Friday, the Department of Labor will release job creation numbers for March.
March 27, 2014
What is clear is that initial claims for unemployment benefits paint a picture of a strengthening and resilient labor market.
March 14, 2014
A bipartisan group of Senators has announced that a compromise has been reached to extend jobless benefits to those unemployed for five months or more.
March 13, 2014
The decrease in initial jobless claims recorded last week confirms one important employment trend.
March 11, 2014
Job creation gained some momentum in February, and economists estimate that retail sales rose 0.2 percent last month.
February 27, 2014
Initial applications for unemployment benefits rose to a one-month high in the week ended February 22.
February 20, 2014
Unemployment may still be high, but Fed president sees the headline unemployment rate as a positive indicator of the overall health of the labor market.
February 19, 2014
Now, for economists and the retail sector, the question is whether spending will pick up in February.