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Picking Up the Pace: New Evidence of Better Employment and Wage Growth (Video)



The current economic expansion in the United States is healthy and robust; however, it has failed to excite many observers. Part of the reason is a lack of wage growth. The economists at Principal Global Investors dug through data compiled from retirement-plan clients of The Principal Financial…

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December Jobs Report – Strong Job Growth, Weak Wage Growth (Video)



The December jobs report came out on Friday, January 9, 2015. The report showed that job growth in the United States remains solid, but that wage growth is still lacking. The latest report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics indicated that 252,000 jobs were added in December, but that average…

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