Jul 31, 2013 The political battle over who will succeed Ben Bernanke is heating up -- and it could be the most important economic policy decision made this year.
Jul 29, 2013 Amazon is hiring 5,000 new full-time workers at its fulfillment centers.
Jul 24, 2013 Who earns median wage and what kind of education, housing, healthcare and retirement savings can they afford?
Jul 22, 2013 Starting Wednesday, President Obama will make a series of speeches on the economy. He's trying to set the stage for this fall.
Jul 18, 2013 Five years after the Great Recession, industrialized countries are still down about 16 million jobs. And many of those without work are in need of a skills upgrade.
Jul 12, 2013 The French Revolution -- and much of the France we know today -- was born at a time of economic crisis and famine.
Jul 5, 2013 There may be more jobs out there, but many people are looking for full-time work, when all there is, is part-time.
Jul 5, 2013 What is designed to give insight into the labor market may also guide future interest rates, since the Federal Reserve will be watching -- and so will Europe.
Jul 5, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the economy added 195,000 jobs last month. The unemployment rate remained at 7.6 percent.