Tag Archives for: Labor Force

Where Is The Real Employment Recovery?

jobsThe number of working age Americans that do not have a job has increased by nearly 10 million since Barack Obama first entered the White House.  In January 2009, the number of "officially unemployed"
ETF BASIC NEWS January 12, 2014 8:15pm

Is The Economy Really Recovering?

economyThe percentage of Americans that are participating in the labor force is the lowest that it has been in 35 years.  During the 70s, 80s and 90s, the labor force participation rate consistently rose as large numbers of women entered the workforce.
NYSE:DIA October 23, 2013 11:56am

4 Factors Weighing On Labor Markets

jobsIn recent posts, my colleague Russ Koesterich outlined why the U.S. labor market recovery will continue to frustrate the Fed, and Jeff Rosenberg examined one key reason why the central bank is set to keep rates low for some time.
ETF BASIC NEWS October 8, 2013 4:27pm

The Truth About Unemployment In America

unemploymentMichael Snyder: Did you know that the percentage of the U.S. labor force that is employed has continually been falling since 2006 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics?  Did you know that the increase in the number of Americans "not in the labor force" during Barack Obama's first four
ETF BASIC NEWS February 4, 2013 3:19pm

Why The Official 2012 Unemployment Rate Is Wrong

Michael Snyder: The mainstream media is heralding the decline of the official unemployment rate to 7.7 percent as evidence that the U.S. economy is improving.  But it is a giant lie. 
NYSE:DIA December 9, 2012 12:43pm

Will The Student Loan Debt Bubble Damage Our Financial System?

Every single year, millions of young adults head off to colleges and universities all over America full of hopes and dreams.  But what most of those fresh-faced youngsters do not realize is that by taking on student loan debt they are signing up for a life of debt slavery. 
NYSE:SPY September 10, 2012 5:45pm

What Is The Real Unemployment Rate? (INDEXSP:.INX)

According to the Obama administration, the unemployment rate in the United States has been slowly coming down over the past couple of years.  But is that actually true?
NYSE:SPY September 9, 2012 9:23pm

Economy: The Shocking Truth About Unemployment In America (SPY, WMT, F, JCP, PPG, LMT, DOW, YHOO)

Michael Snyder:  The mainstream media is not telling you the truth about unemployment in the United States.  The percentage of working age Americans that are employed is not increasing.  In March 2010,

NYSE:SPY April 9, 2012 10:22pm

35 Shocking Statistics That Prove Things Have Gotten Worse For The Economy (TZA, SKF, FAZ, SDS, RWM)

Michael Snyder:  Most Americans know that things used to be much better in the United States, but they don't have the facts and the figures to back that belief up. Well, after reading the shocking statistics in this article nobody should be left with any doubt that things have gotten worse in America. 

NYSE:FAZ March 8, 2012 11:24am

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