North America’s employment situation improves

With the release of the BLS’ latest “The Employment Situation” report, which revealed that employment continued to rise within the United States in December, even in the midst of the nation’s recovery from Superstorm Sandy, economists were left to wonder – would such progress be noticed in other North American countries, particularly Canada and Mexico?
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National inflation and unemployment remains high

On December 7th, the BLS released its final “The Employment Situation” report of 2012, just four weeks after Superstorm Sandy struck the northeastern United States. The hurricane was anticipated to negatively impact national employment figures, potentially leading to thousands of layoffs, but, according to the BLS’ latest jobs report, hiring remained robust in November.
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Inflation and unemployment remains above average

Employment and inflation continues to riseOn November 2nd, the BLS released its latest “The Employment Situation” report, providing further evidence that the United States’ economic recovery is occurring at a steady pace. According to the report, the nation added 171,000 new jobs to the national economy in October – the fourth consecutive month in which more than 100,000 jobs had been generated.
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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.
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North America’s economic recovery continues at a slow pace

For the first month since March, more than 100,000 jobs were added to the United States’ economy in July, according to the BLS’ most recent “The Employment Situation” report, which was published on August 4th.
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