rejuvenate Japan’s listless labor market is an open question. Small and medium ..... post-financial crisis era, Australia’s labor market used to be the envy of the world, with ..... the investment sector helped the labor market as well as keeping unemployment
the Euro-zone economy continues to see softer trends, data from the U.S. has become more positive. The U.S. labor market is adding jobs at a healthy rate and has lifted consumer sentiment. In Japan, consumer confidence appears to be recovering
s current leadership is working on a reform program to address long-standing issues such as inefficiencies in the labor market , underinvestment in the state-owned energy sector, and the government's dependence on oil revenue--all of which
s a question worth examining in a future column. Labor Market Health Continues to Improve I have been contending for ..... just a matter of time until this improvement in the labor market turns up in the form of higher wages. 2014 World Growth
high deficits and a rigid, and not very productive, labor market .Anticipated growth in exports to Japan's emerging-markets ..... company-based labor unions. At this time, Japan's labor market is the least efficient among the G7 nations. Addressing
high degree of monetary policy accommodation remains appropriate for a "considerable time." Too much slack in the labor market , low wage growth and price inflation running below the Fed’s longer run goal were the reasons cited for maintaining
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in nearly 8-1/2 years last week, suggesting the labor market recovery was gaining traction.
likely be a buying opportunity. The labor market has picked up steam, with various ..... acceleration in improvement in the labor market . ADP reported June payrolls rose ..... indicating growing confidence in the labor market . Labor market tightening? Source
risk taking. But recent data give reason for prudence, the fund said. While unemployment has fallen fast, other labor - market indicators still show signs of weakness. I agree with the above. If it turns out to be correct then now would have
up to 3% over the next 18 months. The agency also sees the first Fed rate hike coming about a year from now, but labor market slack and low inflation should allow the central bank to slowly ratchet up interest rates. Post your comment!