Employment

The FINANCIAL -- The current job climate presents a classic glass half-full/half-empty situation for Americans. When asked what the most positive aspect of the economy is, more Americans cite the availability of jobs and decline in unemployment than any other attribute. But when asked to name the most negative aspect of the economy, they most often mention the continued lack of jobs or ...

The FINANCIAL -- The job vacancy rate1 in the euro area2 (EA19) was 1.7% in the first quarter of 2015, down from 1.8% recorded in the previous quarter but stable compared with the first quarter of ...

The FINANCIAL -- In the 1970s and ’80s, most teens could expect to be working at least part of their summer vacation. But the share of teens working summer jobs has dwindled since the early 1990s; ...

The FINANCIAL -- The number of Americans seeking first-time unemployment benefits fell last week, the latest sign of steady job creation, according to ...