It has been said that if you can’t see the level and trend of the unemployment rate, the level and trend of this number are the next best thing to use to assess the strength, or weakness, of the labor market. The flattening of the declining trend of this series suggests that we might be […]
The rise in the unemployment rate in January appears to have been largely the result of the government shut down. But, the March drop in the rate was not the result of stronger labor market conditions. Rather, a decline in the labor force offset a decline in employment. That type of event happens with some […]
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