Feb 1, 2013 January unemployment numbers will help economists figure out which direction the economy is headed.
Jan 31, 2013 According to a new report, January layoffs were up 24 percent from December but down 24 percent from the previous year, which could indicate relatively low unemployment rates for the month. The Bureau of Labor Statistics is scheduled to release the latest unemployment numbers on Friday.
Jan 30, 2013 With interest rates locked near zero until 6.5 percent unemployment, what's the point of meeting until then?
Jan 24, 2013 Alan Blinder, an economist and former vice chairman of the Federal Reserve, discusses why he thinks the government doesn't get enough credit for saving the U.S. economy from a much worse fate.
Jan 21, 2013 Newly released transcripts from 2007 show Federal Reserve officials were slow to act as the economy slid into recession.
Jan 9, 2013 The Federal Reserve has released the minutes from its meeting in mid-December where the Fed's announced a major shift in it's policy.
Jan 4, 2013 The U.S. economy adds 155,000 jobs in December, and the unemployment rate remains steady at 7.8 percent.
Jan 4, 2013 Alan Krueger, chair of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisers, weighs in on the government's December jobs report
Jan 4, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics is reporting that unemployment has stayed steady at 7.8 percent, and the economy added 155,000 jobs last month.