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We've Recovered All The Lost Jobs! Too Bad It Doesn't Matter

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.06.2014 | Business

We have finally recovered all the jobs lost in the Great Recession. That's good, but not nearly good enough. In fact, we might still be missing 7 mill...

Fragile Recovery?

Michael Farr | Posted 03.13.2012 | Business
Michael Farr

It seems reasonable that 12 to 18 months after huge amounts of monetary and fiscal stimulus, we should see evidence of improving data. However, it is very hard to determine clear cause and effect between year-ago stimulus and current economic performance.

Bernanke's Reappointment: A Colossal Failure Of Governance

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Simon Johnson

Have we really reached the situation where the Senate must bow down before financial markets and high-ranking executives who are really just talking their book?

Paul Krugman: Germany's Jobs, Unemployment Miracle Can Teach US

New York Times | PAUL KRUGMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Germany's jobs miracle hasn't received much attention in this country -- but it's real, it's striking, and it raises serious questions about whether t...

Obama: Too Many Jobs Lost

AP | JENNIFER LOVEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- With joblessness rising, President Barack Obama said Thursday he was "deeply concerned" about unemployment and conceded that too ma...

Slowing Economy: 600,000 Jobs Lost - And Counting

CNN | Steve Hargreaves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Job losses have been mounting, and the slowing economy and credit crunch is likely to take an even greater toll in the coming months. Analysts on ave...