Posts filed under “Wages & Income”

Wages/Profits

Wages_escher

Source: R.J. Matson, The St. Louis (MO) Post Dispatch / Politicalcartoons.com

Category: Wages & Income

NFP Report: Unemployment Leaps to 5.5%

Category: Data Analysis, Employment, Wages & Income

May 2008 NFP Preview

Category: Data Analysis, Employment, Psychology, Wages & Income

Merrill’s David Rosenberg on Economy, Housing, Employment

Category: Credit, Economy, Real Estate, Wages & Income

States and Cities Impact On GDP

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Taxes and Policy, Wages & Income

Companies Cutting Hours Aggressively

Category: Economy, Employment, Wages & Income

Withholding Tax Update: 23-Month Low

We have previously reviewed the Uncle Sam’s withholding tax data as a read into the overall health of the economy. The most recent data point (March 13) shows W/H tax reaching a 23 month low. But we don’t like to rely on any single data point, especially one from a volatile series.  Instead, look at…Read More

Category: Economy, Taxes and Policy, Wages & Income

Advice for Billionaires on Getting Things Done

Category: Wages & Income

Productivity

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Wages & Income

Bracing for NFP Day

Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more: The monthly NonFarm Payroll report rolls out today, and the consensus is none too cheerful: Median estimates of 82 economists surveyed by Bloomberg for April 2008 is for a job loss of -75,000 (Dow Jones had -85,000). Estimates ranged from -150,000 to -18,000. None of the…Read More

Category: Data Analysis, Economy, Employment, Wages & Income