Economy

The housing market is suddenly hot again

The housing market is suddenly hot again

Let’s get the bad news out of the way first. It doesn’t feel like the U.S. economy is firing on all cylinders. Wage growth remains sluggish. The stock market continues to be volatile. Target, Macy’s and many other big retailers are struggling — and the recent spike in oil prices […]

The U.S. is ‘basically at full employment’

The U.S. is ‘basically at full employment’

America’s job crisis is over, says one of the nation’s top economists. “We’re basically at full employment,” said San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams on Monday. “That’s very good news.” ‘; for (i = $allParagraphs.length-1; i 0; i–) { if (i 4) { afterParagraphFour = true; } $currentParagraph = […]