Marketplace for Friday, January 10, 2014
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The Labor Participation Rate hasn’t been this low since the late 1970s. Who's in? Who's out? Target has upped the total number of customers impacted by its two-and-a-half week data breach to 70 million. A staggering figure that’s a reminder of the volume of shopping that happens in the U.S. consumer economy. California's state budget famously sank during the recession. Now that the state has just as famously turned it around and has a revenue surplus, Gov. Jerry Brown wants the state to pay down debts it piled up during the bad years.
Posted In: chemical spill, Elk River, Charleston
Grocery store owner Don Tate is telling customers to buy microwavable food and disposable dishware.
Breaking down the bad news from the falling unemployment rate.
Posted In: Sacramento, Jerry Brown, California budget
Gov. Jerry Brown wants the state to pay down some of the debts it piled up during the bad years.
Posted In: unemployment rate, labor force participation
The labor force participation rate (LFPR) hasn’t been this low since the late 1970s.