Non-Farm Payrolls Gain 57,000 in Sept
- Nonfarm payrolls up; jobless rate, too. Koning, Rachel // Bond Buyer;05/10/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30637, p2
Cites the increase in non-farm payrolls by 234,000 and in the unemployment rate to 4.3% as of April 1999, according to the United States Department of Labor.
- Jobless Rate Stayed Low, Wages Rose in December . // American Banker;1/10/2000, Vol. 165 Issue 6, p17
Reports on statistics of a low unemployment rate in the United States. Amount of people employed during December, 1999 and average increase in hourly wages; Evidence that job growth is slowing.
- Has Structural Change Contributed to a Jobless Recovery? Groshen, Erica L.; Potter, Simon // Current Issues in Economics & Finance;Aug2003, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p1
Explores the contribution of the 2001 recession to employment trends in the U.S. Market signs of jobless recovery; Role of structural change; Reasons for increased structural change; Discussion on unemployment and wages.
- Job Restructuring as a Determinant of Wage Inequality and Working-Poor Households. Craypo, Charles; Cormier, David // Journal of Economic Issues (Association for Evolutionary Economi;Mar2000, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p21
The American economy has enjoyed low unemployment, rising mean family incomes, and modest inflation. It has also seen increasing wage inequality, stagnant median family incomes, continued deindustrialization, and the persistent existence of working-poor households. Real wages of the top...
- Business Indicators. // Fedgazette;Jan2000, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p23
Presents charts on the status of employment, unemployment, personal income and earnings of several states in the United States in 1998 and 1999.
- No Room Amid the Boom. Twohey, Megan // National Journal;1/29/2000, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p315
Focuses on the increasing disparities between the rich and poor in the United States. Rate of poverty and national unemployment; Status of average real earnings; Information on the economic consequences of the growing economy.
- The Real Issues of Inflation and Unemployment. Burns, Arthur F. // Challenge (05775132);Jan/Feb76, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p6
This article discusses the issues of inflation and unemployment in the economy of U.S., which has recently begun to emerge from the deepest decline of business activity in the post Vietnam war period. The basic cause of the recession was the failure of the government to deal effectively with the...
- Jobless rate depresses wages. Hansen, Fay // Workforce (10928332);Jul2003, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p103
Discusses the impact of the unemployment rate on wage growth in the U.S. as of July 2003. Expectation of economists on the state of unemployment; Prediction on economic growth for 2003; Salary budget increases projected for 2004.
- Slower job growth may leave Fed on hold. // Inside Tucson Business;08/07/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 20, p25
Reports on the economic conditions in the United States as of July 2000. Unemployment rate; Likelihood that Federal Reserve policy-makers will refrain from raising interest rates; Increase in private jobs; Workers' average hourly earnings.