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  1. Markets Rejoice on Low Jobless Claims (SPY, TNA)

    Stocks are rallying after jobless claims show an unexpected decline.
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    Discover six points the International Monetary Fund believes the European Union must ...
  6. Jobs Beat Forecasts, But "Real" Unemployment ...

    The "real" unemployment rate, which accounts for discouraged and temporary workers, ...
  1. Markets Rejoice on Low Jobless Claims (SPY, TNA)

    Stocks are rallying after jobless claims show an unexpected decline.
  2. Will Fed Hike Interest Rates? (SPY, QQQ)

    A fall in retail sales and an increase in jobless claims spell good news for the ...
  3. 5 Industries Where Robots May Take Your Job

    Many workers around the country are worried about robots taking their jobs, but some ...
  4. What Increasing Tech Layoffs Mean For Silicon ...

    Find out the reasons for layoffs by Bay area tech companies in 2016. Learn which ...
  5. What the Strong Jobs Report Means for Home Depot

    With more jobs are being created, combined with both rising wages and improved housing, ...
  6. ChartAdvisor for March 11, 2016 (SPY, DIA)

    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  1. Will a hike in the minimum wage result in deadweight loss to businesses and labor?

    Learn the effects of a minimum wage hike on businesses and the market. Learn how deadweight loss is created by such hikes ...
  2. What is the difference between frictional unemployment and structural unemployment?

    Learn about structural unemployment and frictional unemployment, the differences between the two types and their main characteristics.
  3. What determines labor productivity?

    Examine the two primary components of labor productivity, applied technical efficiency and available capital goods, and learn ...
  4. Who runs the Bureau of Labor Statistics?

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics tracks the nation's working conditions and provides critical data to the public, government ...
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