Aug 21, 2013 France is emerging from recession, but struggling to reduce unemployment.
Aug 15, 2013 48-year-old Lisa Darcey has a lot of experience doing the part-time shuffle. Unable to find a full-time position, Darcey works two part-time jobs and is trying to add a third to the mix.
Aug 2, 2013 Unemployment claims are down; economic growth is up, as are car sales and stock prices. But the question remains, will all that add up to more jobs?
Aug 2, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the economy added 162,000 jobs last month, falling below analyst expectations. The unemployment rate fell to 7.4 percent.
Aug 12, 2013 A joint special project from The Atlantic and Marketplace looking at how the global economy is reshaping small town America.
Jul 29, 2013 Amazon is hiring 5,000 new full-time workers at its fulfillment centers.
Jul 18, 2013 Detroit has filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection, making it the largest city in U.S. history to do so.
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.