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- Initial Jobless Claims Rise 1,000 to 295,000 in Week Ended April 18. Siegel, Gary // Bondbuyer.com;4/23/2015, p8
The article presents an announcement made by the Labor Department that, initial jobless claims gained 1,000 to 295,000 on April 18, while Thomson Reuters economist poll expected 290,000 initial claims and 2.295 million continuing claims.
- Cash Incentives Spur Job Seekers. // Futurist;Mar/Apr88, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p5
Discusses a plan that offers cash incentives to unemployed workers. Details of a program devised by W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research in Kalamazoo (Mich.) and designed to encourage umemployed workers to find a job; Results of the study, indicating workers offered a bonus found...
- Jobless Claims Drop 22,000 to 404,000. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;6/27/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31666, p2
First-time applications for state unemployment benefits dropped 22,000 to 404,000 in the week ended June 21, 2003. The 404,000 applications figure, the lowest since March 22, 2003 when it measured 402,000, was less than the 418,000 figure predicted by IFR BondData America's poll of economists....
- Labor Department Reports Brightened Jobs Outlook. // Electronic Ardell Wellness Report (E-AWR);5/6/2005, Issue 282, p8
The article focuses on the labor market. Employers boosted hiring in the month, adding 274,000 jobs, enough to hold the jobless rate steady at 5.2 percent, the Labor Department reported. The latest figures offered a hopeful sign that the labor market is gaining traction and that any economic...
- Typical 'January Effect' Sends Yield Indexes Falling . O'Connor, Jeanine // Bond Buyer;1/11/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31302, p31
Reports on the effect of seasonal supply and demand factors, known as the 'January effect,' on the yield indexes as of January 11, 2002. Increase in the treasury bonds; Details related to the unemployment benefits.
- EVOLUTION OF THE PRESENT FEDERAL ROLE. // Congressional Digest;Jan1967, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p2
Discusses the evolution of unemployment insurance plans prior to 1932 in the U.S. Amendments provided by the Social Security Act of 1935; Growth of unemployment insurance funds; Unemployment compensation for federal civilian employees and ex-servicemen.
- Initial Jobless Claims Jump 19,000 to 316,000 in Week Ended Jan. 10. // Bondbuyer.com;1/15/2015, p1
Initial claims for U.S. state unemployment benefits rose 19,000 to 316,000 in the Jan. 10 week, the highest seasonally adjusted number in six months, with holidays and the adjustments introducing extra volatility, the Labor Department reported Thursday.
- Index Shows Local Economy Lags. Allen, Mike // San Diego Business Journal;9/11/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 37, p4
The article looks into the index of leading economic indicators which reports that the economy of San Diego, California is adynamic. The index, compiled by University of San Diego economics Prof. Alan Gin, depicted a decline of the economy for the fourth consecutive month. The biggest decline...
- News in brief. Hoffman, David; Koning, Rachel // Bond Buyer;12/10/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30785, p2
Presents a roundup of news about the United States bond market as of December 10, 1999. Includes the downgrading of the ratings of the health care revenue bonds of the Montgomery County Higher Education and Health Authority in Pennsylvania; Treasury's bill auction; Rise in jobless insurance...