Published: Oct 09, 2021
The unemployment rate fell by 0.4 percentage points to 4.8 percent in September, after dropping by 0.2 percentage points in the previous month. The measure was down considerably from its recent high in April 2020, but remained well above the pre-pandemic level of 3.5 percent.
Published: Sep 30, 2021
"... some powerful countries have been coming up with misinformation in regard to the origins of the virus. Without even waiting for scientists conclusions, they have politicized the issue and created some sort of negative narrative against China," wrote an article published by Nepal Live Today.
Published: Aug 22, 2021
"Consumers may pull back from some in-person services amid the spread of the more contagious strain and some may be reluctant to return to work, further delaying the labor market recovery," says the Economics Group of Wells Fargo Securities.
Published: Aug 13, 2021
By aggressively pushing for vaccination while carefully crafting the plans so as to ensure policies are within the purview of its authority, the Biden administration wants to set an example for state and local governments and the private sector, at a time when the highly transmissible Delta variant continues to wreak havoc across the nation.
Published: Jul 28, 2021
Most economists expected a formal announcement of tapering by the Fed in December and actual reductions starting in the first quarter of 2022, according to a survey of 51 economists released by Bloomberg.