Employment increases as US economy stutters
- Forecast Disagreement in the Survey of Professional Forecasters. SILL, KEITH // Business Review (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia);2014 2nd Quarter, Vol. 97 Issue 2, p15
The article provides information about the Survey of Professional Forecasters (SPF), an important resource for assessing the predictions and performance of professional forecasters in the U.S. conducted by the Philadelphia Federal Research Department's Real-Time Data Research Center, the SPF is...
- Downright ugly jobs report. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;4/14/2008, Vol. 37 Issue 42, p9
The article discusses the downtrend in employment in the U.S. as an indication of the onset of a recession. It cites a report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics that showed the biggest monthly decline in employment when it was reduced by 80,000 in March 2008. It further reports that the...
- Notes. // OECD Economic Surveys: Sweden;Feb2001, Vol. 2001 Issue 6, p168
Presents notes to the 2000 economic survey of Sweden conducted by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. Employment levels; Interest rate fluctuations; Price stability.
- Macroeconomic Activity Data Tables. // Iraq Country Review;2001/2002, p28
Presents charts showing macroeconomic activity in Iraq from 1996 to 2000. Real gross domestic product per capita; Employment by sector of origin; Money supply, interest rates and foreign exchange reserves; Prices and exchange rates; Employment and wages.
- U.S. Industrial Activity. // U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Manufacturing & Mining;2004 2nd Quarter, p17
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- Have You Noticed? Krikorian, Robert V. // Vital Speeches of the Day;3/1/85, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p299
Presents a speech by Robert V. Krikorian, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Rexnord, delivered in the Rotary Club of New York, New York City, New York, on December 1, 1984. Discusses how there is a national resurgence in the economy; Fall in interest rates and inflation; Problems in the...
- The Last Throw Of The Dice? // Emerging Markets Monitor;6/7/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p1
Discusses the impact of risks from potential interest rate hikes in China, terrorist attacks in Saudi Arabia and a strong U.S. employment on the global economy. Effect of the risks on Asian equities; Attempt of U.S. Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan to reassure the markets about the...
- Are interest rates inching up? Ramos, Luis A. // Caribbean Business;9/11/2003, Vol. 31 Issue 36, p8
Reports on the indicators for economic recovery in the U.S. Escalation of the interest rates; Assessment of fiscal and monetary incentive expenditure of the government; Promotion of tax incentive for investment, productivity and employment.
- Think-tank dispels immigration myths. // Regeneration & Renewal;5/2/2008, p9
The article highlights the research conducted by the think-tank The Work Foundation on the effects of immigration in Great Britain. According to the author, the study shows that claims that foreign workers are forcing down wages and preventing Britons from finding work are false. He added that...