February 6 | Real Estate Business

Is January's Jobs Report a Game Changer? | by Matt Valley | Summarizing the consensus amongst economists, Matt Valley writes that the recovery "a number of factors could still hamper the pace of employment growth." Sam Chandan adds: the unemployment rate fell by 20 basis points in January to 8.3 percent, the lowest level since February 2009. That’s partly because the labor force participation rate continues to fall, rendering the highly touted decline in the unemployment rate woefully misleading.

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