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The job market is still very depressed but is improving, says Edward Lazear, Stanford University economics professor/former Council of Economic Advisors chairman. Lazaer adds that certain numbers of employment data should be emphasized more, such as job opening and labor turnover (JOLT) numbers, which have a better picture of the labor market.
Insight on how investors should prepare for the employment numbers today and Europe's continuing debt problems, with Richard Hoey, BNY Mellon who says all the labor data that is out signifies an improvment ; withYra Harris, Praxis Trading.
Will tomorrow's jobs report show a bigger than expected gain in employment? Discussing the U.S. economy and the best investment opportunities in the market, with John Ryding, RDQ Economics, and Stephen Weiss, Short Hills Capital.
Debating whether the Republican candidates are sending out a clear message on jobs and the economy, with Sen. David Vitter, (R-LA); Rep. Jason Chaffetz, (R-UT); Rep. Gregory Meeks, (D-NY); and Rep. Nan Hayworth, (R-NY).
Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains how employment fuels economic growth by sparking spending which, in turn, creates wealth and a bull market.
Insight on some promising employment reports, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Last week's jobless claims fall to 372,000. Insight on what this means for the economy and how the markets are reacting, with CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli.
The right energy policy could power a million more jobs, says Jack Gerard, American Petroleum Institute president/CEO, who says recent research shows producing energy off the coast and on shore of this country, it could generate another new million jobs over the course of seven years.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down how the amount of people in the labor force can affect the unemployment rate.
The Squawk on the Street team break down today's market moving headlines, including Mitt Romney's victory in Iowa, Goldman Sachs upgrading Chipotle, and reports that Paypal president Scott Thompson could be named Yahoo's new CEO.
After the FOMC vote, the Committee considered ways in which it might enhance the transparency of its public communications, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman. With Rick Santelli.
New data shows that men have nabbed two out of every three new jobs during this recovery. Could this give an additional boost to men's retailers? Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors president, and Richard Jaffe, Stifel Nicolaus, weigh in.
Discussing three ways to make money in the $4 trillion currency market, including the falling euro; profiting from payrolls; and gold's bearish move, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders.
A look ahead to the first trading week in the new year, and discussing what factors will impact the markets, with Komal Sri-Kumar, TCW chief global strategist and Jeanie Wyatt, South Texas Money Management CEO.
CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on whether housing will continue with momentum into 2012, saying "certainly foreclosures is the big issue, but we don't know how much are going to be in the marketplace because banks are sitting on numbers."
Sharing perspective on what should be a priority for reviving the economy in 2012, with Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget & Policy Priorities senior fellow.
Sharing insight into the upcoming Republican primaries starting next week, with former Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell and former New Hampshire senator Judd Gregg.
Discussing whether you should expect a positive number for the upcoming jobs report, with Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist and Bob Mcteer, Dallas Fed former president.
Newt Gingrich, GOP presidential candidate, comments on the most recent polls putting him in a three-way tie for the front spot in Iowa, and says his campaign will come out of Iowa with enough strength to go to New Hampshire, and then to South Carolina. "I don't think a Massachusetts moderate will play very well in South Carolina," he adds.
Discussing the current Republican race for the White House, with John Harwood, CNBC's chief Washington correspondent and Josh Boak, POLITICO economics reporter. Boak says, "Iowa sets the tone for the rest of the election."
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