WASHINGTON, July 23- The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits last week dropped to its lowest level in more than 41-1/ 2 years, suggesting the labor market maintained a sturdy pace of job growth in July. "This should reassure policymakers that their objective of maximum employment is coming closer into view," said John Ryding,...» Read More
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on unemployment, productivity and international trade.
Ward McCarthy Jefferies chief economist, takes a look ahead at the likely numbers on employment, and what they indicate about the economic recovery.
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Dean Maki, Barclays chief economist, provides his outlook on economic growth in the first quarter. And, Ralph Schlosstein, Evercore Partners; and Blair Effron, Centerview Partners, weigh in.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest unemployment numbers and discusses what it indicates about the markets and economy, with Maury Harris, UBS chief U.S. economist.
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Jason Trennert, Strategas Research Partners; and Greg Ip, The Economist, size up this season's earnings parade, and weigh in on growth prospects for U.S. companies and the economy.
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According to recent data, nearly half a million people dropped out of the workforce. Where are the workers going and how are they making a living? CNBC's Steve Liesman; Dan Mitchell, CATO Institute; and Christian Weller, Center for American Progress, discuss the nation's vanishing workforce.
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CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the numbers on this week's unemployment report, with John Ryding, RDQ Economics chief economist.
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CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on unemployment and inflation, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services; and Dean Maki, Barclays chief U.S. economist.
Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs chief economist, weighs in on what the best jobless rate in four years says about the U.S economic recovery.