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Will the U.S.-Panama TPA boost job growth in 2013?

On October 22nd, U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk met with Panamanian Minister of Commerce and Industry Ricardo Quijano in order to conclude and put into effect a six-year-long process – the enforcement of the U.S.-Panama Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA). Now that the agreement has been fully enforced, the decades-long trading partnership between the United States […] Read Article “Will the U.S.-Panama TPA boost job growth in 2013?”

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Employment and inflation continues to rise

Global economists were recently encouraged by the release of the BLS’ “The Employment Situation – September 2012” report, which revealed that the United States’ national unemployment rate fell to its lowest level since January 2009, as 114,000 jobs were added to the national economy.

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Canadian employment and Mexican inflation upturned in August

Two months ago, American economists were encouraged by the findings of the BLS’s “The Employment Situation – July 2012” report, which revealed that 163,000 new jobs were added to the national economy that month, the highest total recorded since March.