TITLE

Jobless Claims Rise 8,000 To 303,000 in March 4 Week

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/10/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32336, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that first-time applications for state unemployment in the United States have risen for the week ended March 4, 2006. According to the Labor Department, this is the first time in seven weeks that claims have risen above the key level of 300,000. Economists claim that figures below that number is indicative of a tight job market.
ACCESSION #
20281961

 

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