Posts Tagged ‘Wage Growth’

The Economy Added 200,000 in January (and This Wasn’t Even the Best News)

The latest jobs report from the government is a particularly strong one. Not only did the economy produce about 20,000 more jobs than expected in January, but paychecks are finally growing at a strong pace.

According to the labor department, total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 200,000 in…

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The Whole World Needs a Raise

If you think that American workers are the only ones suffering from slow wage growth, think again. A new report finds that wages have been nearly frozen in many countries around the world.

The report, called the ILO Global Wage Report, finds that wage growth around the world has not…

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