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  • Where Are the US Jobs?     Thursday, 1 Dec 2011 | 7:30 PM ET

    Jeffrey Joerres, Chairman, President & CEO of ManpowerGroup gives his perspective on the U.S. jobs markets.

  • Carlos Slim Increases Stake in NYT     Thursday, 6 Oct 2011 | 12:59 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on the trade before Friday's jobs report; the play on mid-day market movers; and Mexican business magnate, Carlos Slim increases his stake in the New York Times.

  • Jobless Claims & Q2 Productivity Both Down     Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 12:30 AM ET

    Breaking down the jobless claims numbers and revised second quarter productivity, with Jim Iuorio, CME Group, Constance Hunter, Aladdin Capital, and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli.

  • Countdown to Jobs Friday     Thursday, 1 Sep 2011 | 12:19 AM ET

    A look ahead at Friday's employment report and it's impact on the markets, with Scott Bauer, SIB Equity Options.

  • Key Reports & Market Moves     Friday, 19 Aug 2011 | 4:32 PM ET

    A preview of next week's economic data and its impact on the markets, with Rod Smyth, Riverfront Investment Group, and Pau Morilla-Giner, London & Capital.

  • Talking Number: Markets Oversold?     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 4:48 PM ET

    Chris Johnson, JK Investment Group director of research says the markets are oversold and there are stocks you should be buying now.

  • Dow: Worst Day Since Dec. 2008     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 4:10 PM ET

    A technical look at the market's record-breaking close, with Jordan Kotick, Barclays Capital, and the CNBC's news team with details on where the markets go from here.

  • Stall in Recovery or Brink of Recession?     Thursday, 4 Aug 2011 | 1:15 PM ET

    Discussing whether the U.S. economy is stalled or at the beginning of a recession, with Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank chief U.S. economist; Mike Feroli, JP Morgan, and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Commodities traders at the New York Mercantile Exchange.

    European leaders could temporarily steal the spotlight from Washington lawmakers Thursday, as they meet in Brussels to discuss the Greek debt crisis and how to keep contagion from spreading.

  • The Jobs Trade     Thursday, 7 Jul 2011 | 10:50 AM ET

    Investors weigh in on what to do to make some money ahead of tomorrow's jobs report, with Todd Schoenberger, Lancolt Trading and Jack Bouroudjian, Index Futures Group.

  • Weekly Jobless Claims Falls to 428,000     Thursday, 30 Jun 2011 | 8:31 AM ET

    Reaction to the latest jobless numbers, with CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman.

  • The Most Expensive States To Live In 2011 Tuesday, 28 Jun 2011 | 3:02 PM ET
    You won’t get more for your money in these ten states. With the launch of CNBC's fifth annual edition of "America's Top States For Business ," we decided to take a look at the cost of a variety of items in the nation's ten most expensive states. In the CNBC study, states are ranked using a 50-point scale—the lower the score, the higher the cost of living, and vice versa. Interestingly enough, some of the states with the highest cost of living also had some of the highest scores in the quality-of

    So, which states have the highest cost of living? You won’t get more for your money in these ten states.

  • Biggest Jobless Rate Declines Monday, 27 Jun 2011 | 4:26 PM ET
    There’s growing impatience about subpar job creation as well as stubbornly high unemployment, even as the economy recovers.  After months of improvement, the national jobless rate has moved sideways recently, stuck around 9 percent.On a state level, the picture is mixed. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 42 states and the District of Columbia reported jobless rate decreases between May 2010 and April 2011. Only five states registered increases, while there were three unchanged. More t

    There’s growing impatience about subpar job creation as well as stubbornly high unemployment. Here are the ten biggest annual declines and the states in which they took place.

  • Direction of the Jobless Trend     Monday, 27 Jun 2011 | 8:40 AM ET

    One of the biggest issues facing the economy and the Obama administration is jobs. A discussion about what it will take to turn the jobless trend around, with William Rodgers, Rutgers University professor, and Lakshman Achuthan, Economic Cycle Research.

  • NYSE Traders

    Stocks could continue to trade sluggishly Wednesday, but traders are watching the durable goods orders report expected tomorrow as a potential source of volatility.

  • Weekly Jobless Claims     Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 9:04 AM ET

    A firm rebound in jobless claims allay some fears that the labor market has seriously weakened, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Thursday Look Ahead: Economic Reports Wednesday, 18 May 2011 | 8:26 PM ET

    Economic reports could rule the markets Thursday, as investors get a fresh look at the jobs situation and the health of the housing market.

  • Mississippi River Latest     Monday, 16 May 2011 | 8:50 AM ET

    Key Spillway opened to channel water away from Mississippi River, with CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

  • Labor Market Pains Grow     Thursday, 5 May 2011 | 10:40 AM ET

    Jobless claims jumped to 474,000, the third rise in 4 weeks but the YPO survey shows growing hiring optimism among CEOs, with Matt Ferguson, CareerBuilder CEO.

  • Fed's Economic Plan Off Track?     Thursday, 28 Apr 2011 | 11:21 AM ET

    Despite the GDP growling less than expected and jobless claims on the rise, Fed chief Ben Bernanke remains upbeat, with Dan Greenhaus, Miller Tabak Co and Greg Valliere, Potomac Research Group.