economic recovery

What to look for in the jobs report, in four charts

Apr 3, 2015
As the unemployment rate falls, are more people coming back into the labor force?
Posted In: jobs report, numbers, economic recovery, low wages
Toddlers eat lunch at the federally funded Head Start school in Woodbourne, New York.

The baby bust: U.S. births at record low

Dec 4, 2014
Fertility rates are at a record low in the US.
Posted In: baby bust, fertility, economic recovery

A push to hire the long-term unemployed

Oct 16, 2014
One company’s approach: Forget resumes. Turn to videos.
Posted In: employment, long-term unemployment, recession, economic recovery
Jobs

More jobs, but wages stay flat

Aug 1, 2014
More Americans are working, but average wages aren't keeping up with inflation.
Posted In: Jobs, low wages, inflation, economic recovery

How well did the stimulus work?

Feb 17, 2014
Lessons on the fifth anniversary of the Recovery and Reinvestment Act
Posted In: economic recovery, stimulus, Barack Obama

The economy is getting better? I quit!

Oct 31, 2013
A report out today shows more people are quitting their jobs.
Posted In: economic recovery, Obamacare