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unemployment rate fell and payrolls rose in February, signaling improvements in the state's labor market . Payrolls, which are many economists' top labor market indicator, rose by 7,000 to 1.98 million. Payrolls also moved above year-ago levels
Are we about to experience the end of “employees” as we know it? This hours guest: Lauren Weber - WSJ wrtiter Oren Cass - Senior Fellow and former domestic policy director for Mitt Romney's 2011-12 presidential campaign
said Redman. Redman says increased travel this year is being driven by additional consumer spending because the labor market is improving and wages are rising. He says most people will be driving. "Almost 91% of everyone who is going to
percent. A separate survey shows Louisiana payrolls rose by less than 1,000 to 1.98 million. Payrolls _ a top labor market indicator _ remain below year-ago levels, indicating continued economic weakness.
looking for work. Why have so many men dropped out? Kolko says that is "probably the biggest question facing the labor market today." Many men who aren't working blame mental or physical health problems. Alan Krueger, an economist at Princeton
s payrolls posted their largest monthly gain in nearly four years in October. Used by many economists as their top labor market indicator, payrolls rose 7,0 from September to 1.98 million. But they remain below year-ago levels, indicating
affecting next week's vote. The statement the Fed issued closely tracked its September statement, noting that the labor market has continued to strengthen and economic activity has picked up.