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Arthur Delaney

News For The Long-Term Jobless: It Might Get Better!

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 02.05.2013 | Business

Persistent long-term unemployment has plagued the economic recovery for the past three years, but lately there are signs the epidemic is waning. T...

'We Need To See Stronger, Sustained Improvement In The Labor Market'

Reuters | Posted 12.15.2012 | Business

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 15 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve is looking for a steeper decline and stronger economic growth before it will stop its lat...

Skills Mismatch Doesn't Explain High Jobless Rate

Reuters | Posted 06.30.2012 | Business

LOS ANGELES, April 30 (Reuters) - High U.S. unemployment does not signal a widening gap between employer needs and worker skills, according to resea...

William Alden

Fed: Employment Won't Recover To Pre-Recession Level

HuffingtonPost.com | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The national employment situation has slowly been improving, but fundamental shifts in the economy may prevent a full recovery, a new Federal Reserve ...

Immigration Boosts Wages, Employment And Productivity, Fed Study Finds

Huffington Post | Nathaniel Cahners Hindman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Champions of strict immigration reform, be warned: there may be an economic consequence to tightening America's borders. Immigration is actually go...

Fed President "Not Confident" Recession Avoidable

Reuters Via CNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President Janet Yellen on Thursday indicated a willingness to cut U.S. interest rates further and said she was "not...