WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February and the jobless rate fell to its lowest level since the spring before President Barack Obama took office, which could put pressure on the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in June.
WASHINGTON, March 6 (Reuters) - U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February and the jobless rate fell to a more than 6-1/2-year low of 5.5 percent, which could put pressure on the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in June.
NEW YORK, March 5 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures edged up on Thursday, after two days of declines on the S&P 500, ahead of data on the labor market and factory orders.
stimulus and a tightening U.S. labor market . This will lead to divergent monetary policies ..... and business confidence, and the labor market . The “red signals,” associated with credit growth, reflect ..... nature of issues facing the U.S. labor market means that fears of a bond bubble
NEW YORK, March 4 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures declined on Wednesday, putting the S&P 500 on track for a second straight decline, ahead of data on the labor market and services sector.
There certainly have been some dislocations in the labor market , but we don’t think the excessively easy interest ..... will have to do with structural reform. We need to see labor market reform and product market reform in Japan, as well as increases
the Fed to measure the level of labor - market tightness. Today, we'll look ..... 2008 was much more severe for the labor market , and the subsequent recovery ..... Quits are especially indicative of labor - market strength, as workers tend to
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Greek funding and quantitative easing in Europe, an expected rate cut in Australia and the buoyant U.S. labor market are set to be the focus of an economic week dominated by a host of central bank meetings.
have the potential to stanch the erosion of human capital across countries. Immigration reform. New entrants to the labor market from overseas can do wonders for a nation’s demographic balance and its talent pool. Unfortunately, attitudes
about 2.5% year-on-year in 2015-2016, which is pretty good. And it's all supported by a very resilient labor market , which is actually a very strong positive when you compare it to the situation in the eurozone, quite frankly. Cook