Tag: Jobless

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Jobless Claims Edge Higher Amid Tight Labor Market

March 31, 2022

Via: The Wall Street Journal

New applications for U.S. unemployment benefits rose slightly last week, indicating a strong labor market in which employers are holding on to their workers amid high demand. Initial jobless claims, a proxy for layoffs, rose by 14,000 to a seasonally […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Drop in Jobless Rate Shows Healing U.S. Labor Market

November 6, 2020

Via: The Wall Street Journal

The U.S. labor market continued to rebound in October, as employers added 638,000 jobs and sent unemployment down sharply amid signs the economy is healing from the pandemic-induced downturn. Jobs grew for the sixth straight month, the workforce expanded and […]