Last month had the fewest layoffs in 13 years

A woman speaks with a recruiter for as she looks for employment during a job fair in Davie, Florida.

The official unemployment report for December comes out tomorrow. But there's already one sign that tomorrow's numbers will be more good news than bad. The outplacement and career firm Challenger, Grey and Christmas said this morning that layoff announcements are down. John Challenger, CEO of Challenger, Grey and Christmas, discusses his firm's findings with Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio. Click the audio player above to listen.

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David Brancaccio is the host of Marketplace Morning Report. Follow David on Twitter @DavidBrancaccio

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