Global Current Issues and Trends: December 2018

LaRae Long Articles by Hazel Henderson

Global Current Issues and Trends: December 2018 Total US nonfarm payroll employment increased by 155,000 in November.  After revisions, gains in September and October were 12,000 less than previously reported and the average job gains were 170,000 over the past 3 months.  The national unemployment rate was unchanged at 3.7%.  In …

Global Current Issues and Trends: November 2018

LaRae Long Articles by Hazel Henderson

Global Current Issues and Trends: November 2018 Total US nonfarm payroll employment increased by 250,000 in October.  After revisions, the average job gains were 218,000 over the past 3 months.  The national unemployment rate was unchanged at 3.7%.  In 2016, job gains totaled 2.2 million compared with 2017 job gains totaling …

Global Current Issues and Trends: October 2018

LaRae Long Articles by Hazel Henderson

Total US nonfarm payroll employment in September increased by 134,000.  After revisions, the average job gains were 190,000 over the past 3 months.  The national unemployment rate fell to 3.7%.  In 2016, job gains totaled 2.2 million, compared with 2017 job gains totaling 2.1 million, indicating the strong ending and …

Global Current Issues and Trends: September 2018

LaRae Long Articles by Hazel Henderson

Global Current Issues and Trends: September 2018 Global Current Issues and Trends: September 2018 Total US nonfarm payroll employment in August increased by 201,000.  July and  June totals were revised downward by 50,000.  After revisions, the average job gains  were 185,000 over the past 3 months.  The national unemployment rate remained at …

Global Current Issues and Trends: June 2018

LaRae Long Articles by Hazel Henderson

Global Current Issues and Trends: June 2018 Total US nonfarm payroll employment in May rose by 223,000 and after revisions, gains in March and April were 15,000 more than previously reported.  After these revisions, the average job gains  were 179,000 over the past 3 months.  The national unemployment rate fell to …

Global Current Issues and Trends

LaRae Long Articles by Hazel Henderson

Global Current Issues and Trends: May 2018 Total US nonfarm payroll employment in April rose by 164,000 and March’s and February’s jobs were revised up by 30,000.  After these revisions, the average job gains over the past 3 months remained at 202,000.  The national unemployment rate fell to 3.9%.  In 2016, …