1. Unhypnotized

    U.S. Won’t Recover Lost Jobs Until March 2020 At Current Pace

    Ed Carson Oct 10, 2010 The U.S. economy lost 95,000 jobs in September, far worse than expectations for no change in employment. More Census-related temp jobs ended, as expected, but state and local governments slashed staff far more than predicted. So far in 2010, the U.S. has...
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    What Do the New Unemployment Numbers Mean?

    Washington’s Blog April 3, 2010 What do the new BLS numbers – 162,000 nonfarm payroll jobs added in March – mean? Barry Ritholtz provides a very useful summary: Let’s break down the highlights into the good and bad: Negatives • Average Hourly Earnings of all employees NFP fell by 2 cents, or...
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    U.S. Suffering Permanent Destruction of Jobs

    Washington’s Blog Monday, Oct 5th, 2009 America is suffering a permanent destruction of jobs. JPMorgan Chase’s Chief Economist Bruce Kasman told Bloomberg: [We've had a] permanent destruction of hundreds of thousands of jobs in industries from housing to finance. The chief economists for...
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    Over 6 Mln Russians actively looking for jobs

    March 4th, 2009 in Breaking News, Economic Crisis Interfax: Over 6 Mln Russians actively looking for jobs - Golikova. MOSCOW. March 4 (Interfax) - Today around 6.1 million Russians can be considered as unemployed and are actively looking for jobs, Russian Public Health and Social Development...