This morning, I’ll be on CNBC at 11:00am to 12 noon, discussing the market volatility, sentiment, Housing, etc. with Dylan Ratigan.
Oops, looks like Ben is going to pre-empt most of the hour from Germany. Figure 11am to 11:15.
Directly on point with our last post on NILFs and the labor participation rate, David points us to this delicious econ-wonk chart (below). It shows the relationship between a declining Employment Population Ratio, and subsequent recessions: Fascinating chart — thanks for the pointer, Dave, and thanks Adam for the chart! > Source: EM-Ratio — What,…Read More
Because of the office move (broadband gets hooked up today tomorrow), I have been a few days behind in tearing apart major releases. Yesterday, we gave the business to last week’s Back-to-School sales data, which was weaker than it appeared. We previously noted the many different ways BLS measures and reports unemployment (A Closer Look…Read More