Topic: Brian Wesbury
Some argue that the most recent payroll survey, which shows a paltry gain in jobs, is underestimating the US job market.But the payroll survey is a more reliable marker of job growth than the household survey.
Last year was so dismal, home sales almost certainly have to go up in 2012. If home prices stabilize later this year, as many analysts expect, the housing market will be set for a turnaround.
Many economic forecasters see nothing but further sinking, but with a rising number - if not percentage - of people employed, there are grounds for optimism.
09/14/2010 03:37 pm
With a retirement this summer, the central bank will have just four of seven board seats filled.
06/17/2008 01:00 am
A reader wonders why government is attempting to spend its way out of an apparent recession.
02/04/2008 12:00 am