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- Labor Markets. // Economic Trends (07482922);May2000, p11
Discusses the labor market in the United States as of May 2000. Gains in employment in industries; Rate of unemployment; Hourly earnings, which are increasing.
- Employment and unemployment in the first half of 1981. Westcott, Daine N. // Monthly Labor Review;Aug81, Vol. 104 Issue 8, p3
Examines the labor market in the United States in the first half of 1981. Improvement in total employment; Employment and unemployment rates; Performance of the housing and manufacturing industries; Job expansion in the goods-producing industries.
- So Why Not a Ten-Buck Minimum? Buckley Jr., William F. // National Review;12/6/1999, Vol. 51 Issue 23, p75
The article refutes the proposal of Left-leaning Reverend William Sloane Coffin Jr. to raise minimum wages in the U.S. as discussed in his book "The Heart Is a Little to the Left: Essays on Public Morality." It is not enough to pose the moral question of raising the minimum wage when economic...
- U.S. hat trick. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;02/14/2000, Vol. 29 Issue 34, p25
Focuses on United States Labor Department economic data for January 2000. Fall of unemployment rate; Job gains; Wage component.
- Jobless Claims Up; Economy Cooling? // American Banker;6/23/2000, Vol. 165 Issue 121, p24
Reports on the increase in the number of workers filing new claims for state unemployment benefits during June 2000. What the increase suggests about the labor market; How first-time jobless claims rose; What analysts had expected in regard to claims; What the increase suggests about the economy.
- RUNNING OUT OF WILLING WORKERS. Reynolds, Alan // National Review;10/24/1994, Vol. 46 Issue 20, p35
This article focuses on the problem of decreasing demand for labor in the U.S. The unemployment rate has fallen sharply since 1992 despite decline in the number of jobs in the nation. Employment, reportedly, has grown by only about 2 per cent a year in 1993-94. If someone stops seeking a job, he...
- 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.
- Worries are eased but not removed. Nagan, Peter S.; Kaufman, Kenneth A. // ABA Banking Journal;Dec88, Vol. 80 Issue 12, p10
Looks into the evidence on the slow down of expansion activities of business in the U.S. Correlation of the employment data with the identification of the problem; Rise in the number of employees; Restrictions of job market.
- The Nation's employment situation worsens in the first half of 1982. Hewson, Marillyn A.; Urquhart, Michael A. // Monthly Labor Review;Aug82, Vol. 105 Issue 8, p3
Presents an overview of the employment situation in the U.S. during the first half of 1982. Implications of continued economic slide on the construction and durable goods industries; Measures of duration, depth and diffusion in peak-to-trough changes in nonfarm payroll employment; Other...