Together, these data points have been enough to create an outlook that, while not exactly rosy, is at least no longer pallid. At the same time, the improvements are hardly so significant that they would prompt the Federal Reserve to pull back its support for the economy. The Fed has
The American economy slowed in July as the pace of hiring eased from the robust rate of the previous two months, a victim of waning momentum and the resurgence of the coronavirus in many parts of the country.
Employers added 1.8 million jobs, well below the 4.8 million jump in
DuckDuckGo, like other distributed companies, also creates specific opportunities for bonding. There is a weekly “neighbors meeting” in which four or five colleagues who don’t normally work together are randomly assigned to mingle, and an annual companywide gathering that is normally in person but was held online this year.
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A fresh reading on signs of economic recovery — or a possible retreat — will come in
WASHINGTON — The United States economy is headed for a tumultuous autumn, with the threat of closed schools, renewed government lockdowns, empty stadiums and an uncertain amount of federal support for businesses and unemployed workers all clouding hopes for a rapid rebound from recession.
For months, the prevailing wisdom among
Child care constraints are keeping many workers, particularly Black and Hispanic women, from returning to work, according to weekly census survey data analyzed by Ernie Tedeschi, an economist at Evercore ISI.
Some economists say the slowdown was predictable — and a natural reaction to Americans attempting to rush back toward