Posts Tagged ‘jobs report’

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    Jumping (or Not) and Unemployment

    Apr 10, 12 • 305 Views • No Comments

    By Mira Korber, guest blogger. Pretend for a moment that you are mounted on a jumping horse approaching an obstacle full speed.  The next thing you know, you go hurtling through the air like some limp animal. What happened? Your ever-so-noble-steed has...  [read more]

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    Employment’s Bottomless Pit

    Mar 13, 12 • 326 Views • No Comments

    By Mira Korber, guest blogger. The U.S. economy added 227,000 jobs in February. That’s more than the 210,000 jobs economists forecast for the month, though the current unemployment rate is still high: 8.3%. (For a different take on the issue, read...  [read more]