We asked three experts about the latest jobs numbers, what they say about the economy's performance last year and what's ahead for 2018.
By Daniel Bush
Here's a look at some of Trump's statements about regulations and the economy Thursday and how they compare with the facts…
By Joan Lowy and Christopher S. Rugaber, Associated Press
In our news wrap Friday, the U.S. economy rebounded in October after hurricanes pounded the South in September. The Labor Department reports U.S. employers added a net of 261,000 jobs to the economy and the unemployment rate fell to the…
By PBS NewsHour
When President Donald Trump announced he would withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement, it was a major blow to the renewable energy industry because of the growing market in America. Now the Trump administration is…
By Rashmi Shivni and Teresa Carey
By Paul Solman
The unemployment rate dropped to 4.2 percent in September, while the economy lost 33,000 jobs, according to the monthly Bureau of Labor Statistics' latest jobs report.
By Arthur D. Clarke
In 1987 it was portfolio insurance; for the Great Recession in 2008 it was securitization. The obvious candidate for the next crisis is Exchange-traded funds, or ETFs.
By Associated Press
President Donald Trump is considering triggering a withdrawal from a free trade agreement with South Korea, a business lobbying group said Saturday.
By Paul Solman
The economy added 156,000 jobs in August, and the unemployment rate remained largely unchanged at 4.4 percent.
Democrats “can continue their obsession with the Russian hoax or they can serve the interests of the American people,” Trump said after Justice’s announcement. “Try winning at the voting booth.”…
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