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March Unemployment: The Rorschach Jobs Report

March’s unemployment numbers were mediocre enough to be open to any number of interpretations. Republicans see evidence that the President’s policies have taken...

Report: Private Sector Adds 209,000 Jobs in March

The private sector added 209,000 jobs in March, according to an analysis from the payroll services firm ADP. The report also noted that the economy added 23,000...

Jobs Numbers and the Economics of Emotion

Consumer confidence is up, and the new jobs numbers – the U.S. added 227,000 jobs in February, the third straight month of 200,000-plus gains — show that the...

What Are America’s Most Stressful Jobs?

“Take this job and shove it” is a sentiment that many workers can relate to. While most jobs have stressful moments when a presentation is due or the lunch rush...

Nine Jobs of the (Near) Future

We hear a lot about industries that are the most likely to grow in the coming years. But which professions — in particular, which high-paying ones — will most...