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Multiple Jobholders On The Rise

February 9, 2015 3 Comments
Multiple Jobholders On The Rise

I think this is interesting to note when considering growth of the labor market. I always say that you should always consider wage growth when evaluating labor market growth. For that reason, I say that looking at multiple jobholders is a good indicator of determining trends in future labor market growth. It is actually important […]

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Multiple Job Holders On The Rise… Again

January 9, 2016 0 Comments
Multiple Job Holders On The Rise… Again

In the past, wrote a blog entry about the surge in multiple jobholders and how it can be used as a good indicator in pointing out future market trends. Less than one year later, that surge appears to be happening again. Along with the anemic growth in economic output, slow wage growth and weak productivity […]

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Dunning-Kruger Effect

July 18, 2018 0 Comments
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Dunning-Kruger Effect

Meet Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the latest star of the Democrat Party. She is the front-runner for New York’s 14th District, which covers varies neighborhoods in the borough of Queens and The Bronx. What makes her so special? She has no prior political experience; not much professional experience as far as I can find; she was also […]

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Greenspan: “Demand As Weak As During The Depression”

February 26, 2015 0 Comments
Greenspan: “Demand As Weak As During The Depression”

This is interesting news, as we approach tomorrow third GDP revision for the Q4. Personal consumption expenditures increased greater than expected, as it was originally predicted that the boost from the gasoline tax cut would boost PCE in Q1 2015. Despite gains in consumer spending, the economy fails to make significant gains in GDP. Fed […]

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Did The BLS Forget To Count Job Losses In The Energy Sector?

February 10, 2015 1 Comment
Did The BLS Forget To Count Job Losses In The Energy Sector?

For months we’ve been getting reports about how the plunge in oil prices was a net-positive for consumers, not so much for people who work in the energy sector. We’ve had research from organizations such as the Manhattan Institute and The Perryman group regarding the plug in oil prices, and how states such as Texas would be […]

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