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January real hourly wages and consumer price index

The following was released by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. http://www.bls.gov Real average hourly earnings was unchanged from December to January, seasonally adjusted. Average hourly earnings rose 0.2 percent, offset by a 0.2 percent increase in the CPI-U. Real … Continue reading

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Producer Price Index release from BLS

BLS news release This is a not too technical report on what is happening to prices. You can see where inflation has occurred within the economy.

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Labor market information

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported the following; The number of job openings in November was 3.2 million, unchanged from October. (See table 1.) Although the number of job openings remained below the 4.4 million openings when the … Continue reading

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