About 4 years ago

10/22/2018 - Unemployment Looks Like 2000 Again. But Wage Growth Doesn’t.

– The New York Times
The government has several wage metrics that take different approaches, each with pros and cons. But virtually all of these agree that wage growth today is much slower now than it was on the eve of the 2001 recession, with its identical unemployment rate.
 The New York Times
On any given day in America, about one-third of adults will eat fast food, according to the C.D.C.

Silent Giant: America’s Biggest Private Company Reveals Its Plan To Get Even Bigger

– Forbes
Cargill already touches much of what ends up on your dinner plate. Now it wants to get into the fish business, which could become an increasingly important food to the growing world.
– The New York Times
The same University of Washington team of economists that found the Seattle minimum wage increase has negative impacts are now concluding it had an overall positive impact, setting off another round of debate on the topic.