• December's blowout jobs report could actually be a sign the US is headed for a recession

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Market watchers breathed a sigh of relief following the December jobs report, which some saw as a sign recession fears have been overdone.
    But some still see warnings of a downturn.
    Economists think the next recession, whenever it occurs, will be less severe than in 2008.
    The latest labor market figures painted a standout picture of the US economy, soothing markets after months of recession talk from Wall Street to Washington.
    But some think a downturn is actually more likely in light of the employment report , which showed the US added the most jobs since February and that wage gains...
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