Tag: employment report

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Government Grew by 22,000 Workers in April

May 6, 2022


The number of people working for government in the United States grew by 22,000 in April, according to the employment report released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. In March, there were 22,167,000 people employed by government in this […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

U.S. regains 4.8 million jobs in June and unemployment falls to 11.1%, but rehiring poised to slow

July 2, 2020

Via: Market Watch

The numbers: The U.S. added 4.8 million jobs in June and the unemployment rate fell for the second straight month to 11.1%, but the economy’s recuperation from the coronavirus might already be suffering a setback from a renewed surge in […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

Economy’s second-half comeback is now threatened by coronavirus resurgence

July 1, 2020


As the economy moves into the second half of the year, economists expect to see a bounceback, but the resurgence in Covid-19 threatens to make that rebound less potent than expected. More than a dozen states have now paused or […]