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MIB: Economists are so over

Out of the destruction of the Post-World War economies, began the rise of the economists. Beginning in the United States, then going global, economists created new ideas about deficits, monetary .....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 14th, 2019

Forecaster of the Month: The recovery is faltering, top forecasters say

After a sharp rebound in the economy in May and June, the economic recovery has slowed as consumers, workers, and businesses remain extremely cautious, say the economists at UBS who won the Forecaster of the Month contest for July run by MarketWatch......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 12th, 2020

Economic Report: U.S. job openings slowly climbing out of deep hole

Job openings at U.S. workplaces rose to 5.9 million in June, the Labor Department said Monday, but economists said they are climbing out of a deep hole......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2020

Camp Kotok: Maine Woods, Economists & Wine

  Talking Rates in the Maine Woods With Econo.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureAug 10th, 2020

Trump is enacting a payroll-tax cut through executive action. But that doesn"t mean workers will see extra money in their paychecks.

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty President Donald Trump moved on Saturday to enact a payroll-tax cut on his own, circumventing Congress. The idea gained traction in the White House after two conservative economists called on the pre.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 8th, 2020

Trump implementing a payroll tax cut through executive order would blow a hole in Social Security and Medicare"s finances, economists warn

Andrew Harnik/Reuters Economists are war.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2020

Trump is threatening to enact a payroll tax cut through executive order. But that doesn"t mean you"ll see extra money on your paycheck if it happens.

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Trump has repeatedly threatened to circumvent Congress and enact a payroll tax cut on his own. The idea gained traction in the White House after two conservative economists called on th.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytAug 7th, 2020

The Fed: Job report gives Fed time to prepare more bazookas to help the economy

The Federal Reserve is likely to take more steps to assist the economy but doesn’t have to rush in the wake of the better-than-expected July jobs report, economists said Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 7th, 2020

"The recovery didn"t stop, but it slowed": Here"s what 5 economists are saying following July"s jobs report

Associated Press The July jobs report released Friday showed that US employers added 1.8 million jobs during the month and that the unemployment rate declined to 10.2%. That beat econo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2020

National home prices expected to moderate over next 12 months — but not in Phoenix

While national economists are expecting home price growth to cool over the next few months, local analysts say Phoenix will ignore that trend, even though Valley price gains have topped the nation this year. Here's why......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2020

US economy beats forecasts, adds 1.8 million jobs in July as unemployment rate declines to 10%

Reuters The US Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday said the US added 1.8 million jobs in June. That exceeded the 1.5 million payroll additions expected by economists surveyed by Bloomberg. The report marks the third straight.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytAug 7th, 2020

Europe Markets: European stocks and U.S. futures dip ahead of American jobs data

Economists predict the U.S. added 1.7 million jobs in July, a drop from the 4.8 million gain in June......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 7th, 2020

Economic Preview: Economists predict U.S. added 1.7 million jobs in July, but admit it’s largely a guess. Here’s what worries them

The U.S. economy probably suffere.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 7th, 2020

Key Words: This ‘dire’ economic situation ‘deserves to be called a depression — a pandemic depression’

Economists, cowed by the memory of the 1930s, are reluctant to use the word “depression” to describe the pandemic-induced economic downturn. But that's what it is, warn economists Carmen Reinhart and Vincent Reinhart......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 6th, 2020

Key Words: Why ‘a depression — a pandemic depression’ looms for global economy, according to this high-profile pair of economists

Economists, cowed by the memory of the 1930s, are reluctant to use the word “depression” to describe the pandemic-induced economic downturn. But that's what it is, warn economists Carmen Reinhart and Vincent Reinhart......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 6th, 2020

US weekly jobless claims hit 1.2 million, fewer filings than economists expected

Joe Raedle/Getty Images New US jobless claims for the week that ended Saturday totaled 1.2 million, the Labor Department said Thursday. That came in below the consensus economist estimate of 1.4 million. It marked a decline fro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2020

What To Expect From July Unemployment Data: Economists Forecast Slowing Recovery

National unemployment numbers for July are set to be released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and experts are expecting an increase in the unemployment rate.   read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 5th, 2020

US companies added 167,000 in July, badly missing economist forecasts, ADP says

Chandan Khanna/AFP via Getty US private payrolls rose 167,000 in July, a Wednesday report from ADP showed. Economists had expected that private payrolls would rise by 1.2 million in July.  The report is a precursor to.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytAug 5th, 2020

Acreage, Curaleaf, Trulieve And More: Here Are The Cannabis Companies Currently Hiring

This week, the U.S. Labor Department will release its employment report and while job growth appeared evident over the past two months, economists are worried that the trend has fizzled out in recent weeks. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 3rd, 2020

Construction spending falls for fourth straight month in June

Outlays for construction projects fell 0.7% in June at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.36 trillion, the Commerce Department reported Monday. This is the fourth straight monthly decline. Economists polle.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 3rd, 2020

If the Senate doesn"t bail out the childcare industry, economists see women leaving the workforce en masse

The House recently passed two bills that would provide a combined $100 billion in direct child care funding over the next 5 years, but it's unclear if either will pass the Republican-led Senate.  Without a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 2nd, 2020