The unemployment rate for teenagers in March was 12.8% compared to the national figure of 3.8%.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics monthly report doesn't count jobs down on the farm. We explain why.
After adjusting for inflation, black workers' median weekly earnings have risen at a fraction of the pace of wages for white, Hispanic and Asian workers.
The report, while an improvement on February, is no cause for elation.
With the March jobs figure coming out Friday, what will economists be looking for?
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service this week announced some changes to the visa program for highly-skilled foreigners who fill U.S. jobs in technology, science, engineering and other fields. These changes are supposed to make the process of applying for…
Strikingly low job growth weighs strongly on the side of the Fed not raising rates in the coming months.
In February, U.S.-based employers announced the highest number of monthly job cuts in more than three and a half years. Online shopping made a dent in terms of retail jobs.
The Federal Reserve
The collection of anecdotes lets us in on interesting economic realities.
Small business owners, who have struggled to find the workers they need, are frustrated.