After more than six years, the employment market has finally regained all the jobs lost from the 2008 downturn, but not every sector has participated, says Morningstar's Bob Johnson.
Morningstar director of economic analysis Bob Johnson addresses recent sluggishness in the economy and makes the case for better growth in the second half of the year.
We examine the possibility for higher normalized joblessness, the concerns over long-term unemployment, changes in job-sector composition, and what can possibly catalyze job growth.
Although they may not boost Friday's labor report for June, health care and construction should be tailwinds for the job market in the months ahead.
The ECB's stimulus measures should help, but the questions remain, when and how much?
A skills mismatch and lack of labor mobility could trouble the employment market.
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