According to some business owners and Wall Street pundits, US employers can’t hire enough people because unemployment benefits are too high. We’re paying people not to work, they say. Certainly, some people who could work are milking the system. That’s sad, but is it the only reason all those jobsContinue Reading

U.S. employers created 379,000 new jobs in February. This news generated much celebration and, for those who fear inflation, some worry. Keep in mind that these numbers have many statistical limitations. Even if they’re exactly right, the trends over time mean more than any single report. That said, this oneContinue Reading