Jobless claims drop 10,000 to 289,000

Koning, Rachel
March 1999
Bond Buyer;03/26/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30607, p2
Trade Publication
Reports that the number of initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped to 289,000 for the week ending March 20, 1999, according to the US Labor Department. Claims below the 300,000 level for eight straight weeks; Four-week moving average; Stability of the insured unemployment rate.


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