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Jobs report likely to show young workers rejoining labor market - MarketWatch

December 1, 2016 - 1:39pm

MarketWatch

Jobs report likely to show young workers rejoining labor market
MarketWatch
Goodbye frisbee, hello HR. November's employment report should show more young workers are opting to re-enter the job market. Friday's employment report is likely to show that young people are returning to the labor market after “vanishing” from ...
Just One Thing Matters In Friday's Jobs ReportInvestor's Business Daily

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Carrier isn't only deal that could save thousands of jobs - CNBC

December 1, 2016 - 1:08pm

CNBC

Carrier isn't only deal that could save thousands of jobs
CNBC
Workers assemble a Boeing Co. 737 airplane on line 2 at the company's factory in Renton, Washington. As President-elect Donald Trump touts a deal to save Carrier factory work Thursday, a bill passed by the GOP-led House could undermine his campaign ...

Trump is about to inherit the 'strongest overall job market in a generation' - Business Insider

December 1, 2016 - 12:58pm

Business Insider

Trump is about to inherit the 'strongest overall job market in a generation'
Business Insider
The Bureau of Labor Statistics will release its report on America's November employment situation at 8:30 a.m. ET. Here's what economists are forecasting, according to Bloomberg: Nonfarm payrolls: +180,000; Unemployment rate: 4.9%; Average hourly ...

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Carrier Will Keep 1000 Jobs In US, But Trump Faces A Much Tougher Problem - NPR

December 1, 2016 - 12:57pm

NPR

Carrier Will Keep 1000 Jobs In US, But Trump Faces A Much Tougher Problem
NPR
The announcement that President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence helped persuade Carrier to keep 1,000 factory jobs in the U.S. is a pretty big win. After all, they ran on a message of protecting The American Worker, and Trump isn ...
After Carrier gets incentives to keep some jobs in US, Trump says others can't leave 'without consequences'CNBC
The Carrier deal shows what Donald Trump understands about the politics of jobsBusiness Insider
Donald Trump Warns of Penalties If US Firms Take Jobs AbroadWall Street Journal
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Treasuries Drop Before Jobs Data as Oil Gains; Tech Shares Sink - Bloomberg

December 1, 2016 - 11:58am

Bloomberg

Treasuries Drop Before Jobs Data as Oil Gains; Tech Shares Sink
Bloomberg
Financial markets started the month with continued confidence in economic growth, with Treasuries extending losses, the dollar sitting near a decade high and cyclical shares accelerating gains against safety stocks. The most important market news of ...

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Taxpayer-Free Economic Stimulus, Broadband Investment And Jobs - Forbes

December 1, 2016 - 11:29am

Forbes

Taxpayer-Free Economic Stimulus, Broadband Investment And Jobs
Forbes
In less than two years, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has imposed so many onerous regulations – including reclassifying Internet providers into a category befitting of public utilities with considerable regulatory oversight – there should ...

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Most of Los Angeles County's new jobs will be low paying, report says - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

December 1, 2016 - 10:14am

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Most of Los Angeles County's new jobs will be low paying, report says
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Erma Hall-Wood carries a California state flag while joining other protesters in front of a McDonald's restaurant in downtown Los Angeles on Thursday, April 14, 2016. Protesters calling for pay of $15 an hour and a union were at McDonald's restaurants ...

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Most of Los Angeles County's new jobs will be low paying, report says - Long Beach Press Telegram

December 1, 2016 - 10:05am

Long Beach Press Telegram

Most of Los Angeles County's new jobs will be low paying, report says
Long Beach Press Telegram
Erma Hall-Wood carries a California state flag while joining other protesters in front of a McDonald's restaurant in downtown Los Angeles on Thursday, April 14, 2016. Protesters calling for pay of $15 an hour and a union were at McDonald's restaurants ...

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The State of the US Labor Market: Pre-December 2016 Jobs Release - Center For American Progress

December 1, 2016 - 8:07am

Center For American Progress

The State of the US Labor Market: Pre-December 2016 Jobs Release
Center For American Progress
AP/Bebeto MatthewsJob seekers attend the New York Department of Citywide Administrative Services job fair in New York, November 2, 2016. On Friday, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, or BLS, will release its “Employment Situation Summary” for the ...

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Get Ready for the Trump Jobs Rally - Wall Street Journal

December 1, 2016 - 6:28am

Wall Street Journal

Get Ready for the Trump Jobs Rally
Wall Street Journal
Stock markets have been surging since Election Day as investors look forward to lower taxes and less regulation under President-elect Donald Trump. A new survey due out later today suggests that small business owners have also become more optimistic ...

5 Things to Watch in the November Jobs Report - Briefly - WSJ - Wall Street Journal (blog)

December 1, 2016 - 6:03am

Wall Street Journal (blog)

5 Things to Watch in the November Jobs Report - Briefly - WSJ
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal forecast a net gain of 180000 jobs and an unemployment rate at 4.9%. Here are key figures in the Friday ...
Reply hazy, try again: Donald Trump unlikely to create 208,000 jobs ...Salon

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Reply hazy, try again: Donald Trump unlikely to create 208000 jobs a month for 10 years - Salon

December 1, 2016 - 3:57am

Salon

Reply hazy, try again: Donald Trump unlikely to create 208000 jobs a month for 10 years
Salon
On Friday, the U.S. Labor Department will release its monthly jobs report, one of the most closely tracked measures of the health of the world's largest economy. But even if the numbers come out strong, as expected, they won't be what President-elect ...
Two Views of U.S. Jobs Data: Strong Enough for Fed But Not TrumpBloomberg

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Don't Ignore This Jobs Report, Even Though a Rate Hike Is Certain ... - Bloomberg

December 1, 2016 - 2:01am

Bloomberg

Don't Ignore This Jobs Report, Even Though a Rate Hike Is Certain ...
Bloomberg
Markets have priced in an increase in December, but the employment numbers could signal what the Fed will do after that.

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Two Views of U.S. Jobs Data: Strong Enough for Fed But Not Trump - Bloomberg

December 1, 2016 - 1:40am

Two Views of U.S. Jobs Data: Strong Enough for Fed But Not Trump
Bloomberg
The November U.S. employment report is set to showcase a labor market that's healthy enough for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates later this month. President-elect Donald Trump may still find it a “disaster.” Employers added 180,000 workers, ...

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This Chinese Manufacturer Is Creating American Jobs, Not Stealing Them - Fortune

December 1, 2016 - 1:26am

Fortune

This Chinese Manufacturer Is Creating American Jobs, Not Stealing Them
Fortune
In the past five years, nearly 100,000 manufacturing jobs have been reshored to the U.S.. Chinese garments manufacturer Tianyuan Garment, announced in October that it will build a factory producing clothing for brands like Adidas, Armani and Reebok in ...

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China warns Trump: Good luck bringing jobs back to US - CNNMoney

November 30, 2016 - 8:20pm

CNNMoney

China warns Trump: Good luck bringing jobs back to US
CNNMoney
China appears to be sending a message to President-elect Donald Trump: Good luck competing against us on manufacturing. Mere hours after Trump, Vice President-elect Mike Pence and Carrier announced a deal to keep nearly 1,000 factory jobs in the ...

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Trump Saved Jobs at Carrier, but More Midwest Jobs Are in Jeopardy - New York Times

November 30, 2016 - 8:17pm

New York Times

Trump Saved Jobs at Carrier, but More Midwest Jobs Are in Jeopardy
New York Times
Carol Bigbee, left, and Arnita Gray are both employed by Carrier in Indiana. Carrier has agreed to retain at least 1,000 jobs there. Credit Joshua Lott for The New York Times. In tiny Sellersburg, Ind., just across the border from Kentucky, Manitowoc ...
Bernie Sanders: Donald Trump 'Has Endangered' U.S. Jobs With Carrier DealHuffington Post
Indiana Gives $7 Million in Tax Breaks to Keep Carrier JobsWall Street Journal
Hundreds could still lose jobs at Carrier's Indianapolis plant, despite Trump dealFox News
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Mexico disappointed at Carrier agreement to keep jobs in US - STLtoday.com

November 30, 2016 - 5:46pm

STLtoday.com

Mexico disappointed at Carrier agreement to keep jobs in US
STLtoday.com
This April 21, 2009, file photo shows the Carrier logo on an air conditioning unit in Omaha, Neb. Carrier and President-elect Donald Trump reached an agreement to keep nearly 1,000 jobs in Indiana. Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence planned to ...

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Mexico Disappointed at Carrier Agreement to Keep Jobs in US - ABC News

November 30, 2016 - 5:30pm

Mexico Disappointed at Carrier Agreement to Keep Jobs in US
ABC News
Officials in the Mexican state of Nuevo Leon expressed disappointment Wednesday at Carrier Corp.'s announcement it will keep hundreds of jobs in the United States rather than send them south of the border. Carrier said it had made a deal with ...

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The 20 highest-paying jobs that don't require a bachelor's degree - CNBC

November 30, 2016 - 3:22pm

CNBC

The 20 highest-paying jobs that don't require a bachelor's degree
CNBC
Not every high-paying job requires a high level of education. An associate's degree or high school diploma alone can, in some cases, set you up to make $68,000 to over $100,000 a year. Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, CNBC has compiled a ...