Economists are predicting that employers added a net total of 145,000 jobs last month and that the unemployment rate dipped to 9.7 percent.
After losing nearly 225,000 jobs over the past 10 years, the five-county region of Genesee, Lapeer, Livingston, Oakland and St. Clair will finally see positive job growth next year, say University of Michigan economists. In […]
Companies showed a lack of confidence about hiring for a third straight month in July, making it likely the economy will grow more slowly the rest of the year. The unemployment rate was unchanged at […]
The U.S. economic recovery will remain slow deep into next year, held back by shoppers reluctant to spend and employers hesitant to hire, according to an Associated Press survey of leading economists.