Employment Work Force
Monday, May 07, 2012
By Steffen Schmidt : IAFC Blogger
Looking at these numbers gives us a sense of the "Big Picture” of unemployment, and cements the idea that jobs will continue to be a crucial factor in U.S. elections for many years to come.
Monday, January 12, 2009
— Diana Furchtgott-Roth on how to craft a better stimulus plan
Tuesday, November 25, 2008
Faced with the same economic crisis currently gripping the rest of the globe, Britain has unveiled an economic stimulus plan of its own, with some striking similarities and differences compared to the American plan. The U.K. package offers cuts in the sales tax to spur spending among middle and low-income earners and raises the tax rate on the wealthy. The Takeaway also examines the short and long-term implications of President-elect Obama's recently-announced stimulus plan.
"The banks have gotten quite a bailout so far and still been unable to lend."
— Jim Ellis
"It's like a horror film where you're in the car, you're turning the ignition key and the beast is bearing down. You've got to get that engine started."
— Paddy O'Connell on kick-starting the economy
Monday, November 10, 2008
Thursday, November 06, 2008
UPDATE: Marci Alboher wrote up a post on her blog, listing some points she didn't get to on air: http://shiftingcareers.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/11/06/politicos-scramble-for-new-jobs-like-so-many-other-americans/
Thursday, October 30, 2008
Tuesday, October 28, 2008
Monday, October 27, 2008
Monday, October 20, 2008
Friday, October 17, 2008
Thursday, October 09, 2008
Monday, October 06, 2008
Wednesday, October 01, 2008