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Steady jobs top higher paychecks

One of the anomalies of the current U.S. economy is that workers seem more satisfied with it than economists are. It comes down to...

Employers calling all workers

As American society increasingly self-sorts itself into political tribes, there’s a growing and noteworthy exception to that trend: the labor market. A rising share...
IT IS NOT CLEAR WHY, but despite rising employment and a growth in the labor force, wages in the United States are not climbing at the rate that many think it should. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO

Opinion: Emotions and economics explain stagnant wages

NEW YORK – The labor market appears to be quite strong, judging by June’s unemployment figures. The rate ticked up in June to 4...

Share of U.S. small businesses with job openings matches record

NEW YORK - Hiring qualified people in a tightening labor market is getting to be an even bigger headache for smaller United States companies,...
Moving company employees remove furniture from a business in Chicago, Illinois. COURTESY BLOOMBERG/ TANNEN MAURY

Opinion: Full employment helps rural Americans to move away

NEW YORK - It's been so long since we've had strong labor markets in the U.S. that we've forgotten what kind of pain they...
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