CategoryCurrency, Money, and Monetary Issues

September Jobs Created Not Enough for Population Growth

Amateur economist jobs

The September 2015 U.S. jobs report was released this morning. The report shows 142,000 jobs were created with an unemployment rate of 5.1%  The prior month’s jobs data was also revised downward. In reporting the monthly jobs report, the news media may report about the changes in the numbers and percentages, but one subject they no longer discuss are the number of jobs that need to be created on a monthly basis to keep up with U.S. population growth.   […]

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