American’s still worry about the economy

The new national survey by the Pew Research Center, conducted August 20-24 among 1,501 adults finds that 33% say there are plenty of jobs available where they live, while 58% say that jobs are difficult to find. The share saying jobs are available has ticked up from 29% in July and 27% in April. NearlyContinue reading “American’s still worry about the economy”

American's still worry about the economy

The new national survey by the Pew Research Center, conducted August 20-24 among 1,501 adults finds that 33% say there are plenty of jobs available where they live, while 58% say that jobs are difficult to find. The share saying jobs are available has ticked up from 29% in July and 27% in April. NearlyContinue reading “American's still worry about the economy”

When will there be another recession?

8/14/14 Economist  The next recession could in theory be around the corner. But unlike people, business expansions don’t die of old age: they are killed by an unpredictable shock, says Bob Hall, an economist at Stanford University and chairman of the academic panel that dates American business cycles: “The next recession will come out of theContinue reading “When will there be another recession?”

California lags recovery from the Great Recession

Most Recession-Recovered Cities 1. Laredo, TX 2. Irving, TX 3. Fayetteville, NC 4. Denver, CO 5. Dallas, TX 6. Corpus Christi, TX 7. Minneapolis, MN 8. Lubbock, TX 9. Garland, TX 10. Raleigh, NC California and Arizona pulled up the rear, with the least recovered cities. Least Recession-Recovered Cities 141. Riverside, CA 142. Tempe, AZContinue reading “California lags recovery from the Great Recession”