by Alan Pyke Sep 16, 2015
About half of all hiring managers say they check applicants' credit histories, despite the lack of evidence that the documents provide any indication of job performance.
by Bryce Covert Sep 4, 2015
The economy added 173,000 in August, lower than expectations but likely to be revised upward in future reports.
by Bryce Covert Aug 7, 2015
The economy added 215,000 jobs in July but wages barely rose.
by Bryce Covert Jul 2, 2015
The unemployment rate fell to the lowest rate since April 2008 but wages didn't budge.
by Bryce Covert Jun 5, 2015
Analysts had expected 225,000 jobs to be added.
by Carimah Townes May 14, 2015
"The past few weeks in Baltimore have been beautiful."
by Bryce Covert May 8, 2015
The economy added 223,000 jobs in April, but past months were revised down.
by Bryce Covert Apr 3, 2015
Analysts had expected 245,000 jobs to be added.
by Bryce Covert Mar 26, 2015
The black unemployment rate is higher today than the national rate at the worst of the recession.
by Sam P.K. Collins Mar 20, 2015
Why the rate of unemployment among young adults is a public health concern.