The economy added only 120,000 jobs in March – down from the rate of more than 200,000 in each of the preceding three months. It’s way too early to conclude the jobs recovery is stalling, but there’s reason for concern.
Because of the recent financial crisis, teaching the basic principles of economics is harder than ever.
The March unemployment rate fell slightly for all workers and women, blacks, Hispanics, and Asians. For teens, unemployment rose. Why are fewer teens getting jobs?
Being rigid in planning a route but flexible in schedule and housing are ways to ensure you get the most bang for your buck on the open road.
High heels can exert a heavy toll on the body, and are often uncomfortable and unsafe. Should they be taxed?
Two Ohio Members of Congress have introduced a bill to allow states to issue tax-exempt bonds to demolish buildings, which is a bad solution to a serious problem of urban development.
As voters, we can let rich private equity managers take over the electoral process and further the inequality gap. Or we can do something about it.
Initial jobless claims declined to 357,000 claims from last week’s revised 363,000 claims, while seasonally adjusted “continued” claims declined by 16,000 resulting in an “insured” unemployment rate of 2.6 percent.
The Chinese stock market has performed poorly so far this year, but last night's high close may signal a change.
Never buy clothes just for the emotional rush of having something new. Instead, focus on emotional boosts that have better long term outcomes.
Frustrated by their lack of political power, the nation's bankers have set up their own campaign donation fund
The business activity index declined 5.91% since February but remained 0.51% above the level seen a year earlier.
Private employers added 209,000 jobs in March, bringing the total employment level 1.75 percent above the level seen in March 2011