labor market

Jobless Claims Hit Lowest Level Since 1969

Economists had been expecting 226,000 new jobless claims, a rise over the previous week. Instead, claims unexpectedly fell by 10,000 to 210,000 in the week ending on February 24.


Study: Blacks’ Median Wealth Will Be Zero in 2053

African Americans families have been losing savings, property, and wealth for thirty years, and now are predicted to reach a median wealth of zero in 2053, predicts a new study by left-wing groups.


Davos: Five Million Jobs Lost to AI/ Robots by 2020

In a bleak new report, the World Economic Forum (WEF) predicts heavy job losses to automation and robotics over the next four years as technological advances significantly reshape the industrial landscape. The WEF outlines its grim forecast for the labor

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