WASHINGTON – “Fluke.” “Volatile.” “Statistical blip.” “Subject to revision.” Those were the words that economists turned to as they described Friday's August report on U.S. employment.
September 6, 2014 - Economy
China’s manufacturing growth decelerated in August due to weaker global demand and a slowdown in domestic investment, two surveys showed Monday.
September 1, 2014 - World
After a grim start to the year, the economy roared back to life in the spring, supporting expectations that the second half of 2014 will turn out far better than the first half.
August 28, 2014 - Economy
- S&P: Wealth gap is slowing US economic growth
Economists have long argued that a rising wealth gap has complicated the U.S. rebound from the Great Recession.August 5, 2014 - Business
- Solid US job gains expected for 6th straight month
With a host of reports this week pointing to a healthier U.S. economy, analysts expect Friday’s monthly jobs report to send a similar message.August 1, 2014 - Economy
- SDI to acquire steel mill in Mississippi
Steel Dynamics Inc. officials today announced plans to buy a Mississippi mini-mill for $1.625 billion.July 21, 2014 - Business