NEWS IN BRIEF
- Michigan Eyes $4 Billion of Bonds To Pay Off Insurance for Jobless. Devitt, Caitlin // Bond Buyer;2/8/2011, Vol. 375 Issue 33463, p3
The article reports on the plan of Michigan to issue 4 billion dollars in tax-exempt bonds to pay off its 3.7 billion dollar obligation to the federal government for unemployment insurance.
- From the TM3 wire. Louis, Brian; Gallo, Pete // Bond Buyer;11/07/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30269, p2
Provides several bond issues in New York and Washington. Bonds sold by Westchester County to investors; Spending increase expected to boost by West Virginia commission; Increase in initial claims of unemployment insurance in Washington.
- Bond auction, jobless gain boost prices. Peterson, Dean // Bond Buyer;11/07/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30269, p2
Reports increase on treasury prices after favorable bond auction and a government report showing higher jobless claims in October 1997. Figures on bond increase; Increase on the initial claims for unemployment insurance benefits according to the Labor Department.
- Jobless Claims Rose By 3,000 Last Week. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;03/31/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30861, p2
Reports on an increase in first-time applications for state unemployment benefits in the United States in the week ended March 25, 2000. Impact of the tight labor market in the US.
- Jobless Claims Up 1,000 to 286,000. Floyd, Daniel F. // Bond Buyer;06/02/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30904, p2
Focuses on the increase in first-time applications for state unemployment benefits in the United States for the week ended May 27, 2000. Signs of tightness in the labor market; Seasonally adjusted insured unemployment rate.
- Jobless Claims Off 16,000 to 296,000. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;06/16/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30914, p2
Reports on the fall of first-time applications for state unemployment benefits in the United States in the week ended June 10, 2000. Four-week moving average; Labor market.
- Jobless Claims Up 2,000 to 276,000. Floyd, Daniel F. // Bond Buyer;08/04/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30947, p2
Informs on the number of first-time applications for state unemployment benefits in the United States in the week ended July 29, 2000. Preceding week's figures; Indications of a tight labor market.
- Do UI extensions increase the unemployment rate? // Monthly Labor Review;Oct2012, Vol. 135 Issue 10, p54
The article discusses the issue of whether unemployment insurance could weaken labor markets.
- Unemployment. // Fairfield County Business Journal;02/01/99, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p17
Reveals maximum weekly unemployment benefit insurance amounts in Connecticut in 1991.