7 Results for: jobs

Booming Job Growth in February, But Surprisingly Slow Wage Growth


The U.S. economy added 313,000 jobs in February, well above economist...

Wage Growth Finally Speeds Up


Wages showed signs of life in January, up 0.3% over the month. At the same time, wage growth for December 2017 was revised from 0.3% to 0.4%. Average hourly earnings are now...

Solid Job Growth in November


Nonfarm payroll employment was up 228,000 in November, beating expectations. Hiring was broad-based across industries. The recent bounce in hiring is partly...

Inflation Shows Signs of Life


Inflation increased last month, as higher costs in housing, medical care, and wireless services offset lower energy and vehicle prices...

Tech: Implications for Labor Markets and Productivity


The accelerated pace of technology means disruptive innovation is affecting every sector of the economy...

Stock Market Looks Forward


A better profit picture starts with a better economy, which we do expect in 2017 with economic growth in the mid-2% range for the U.S., and the mid-3% range, globally.