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January Jobs Report – New Jobs in the New Year (Video)



The January jobs report came out on Friday, February 6, 2015. The report showed continued improvement of job growth across sectors in the United States, and a small but meaningful increase in the employment-to-population ratio. A surprising area of growth was in the retail sector, which usually…

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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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