The U.S. economy added jobs for the 95th consecutive month in August. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp weighs in on the just-released numbers.
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The planet's best-known social network has earned top honors as the best Bay Area company to work for, though tech firms actually do not dominate the rankings.
California continued to create jobs in May, with the unemployment rate remaining at an all-time low. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers her perspective on the latest employment trends in California, the Bay Area, and Los Angeles.
The U.S. economy created more than 220,000 new jobs in May, while wages posted strong growth. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers an analysis of today's U.S. jobs report.
Despite the Bay Area's exceptionally high housing costs, the region is the nation's most in-demand job market for workers who are willing to relocate, while Los Angeles is also a popular destination.
California's unemployment rate fell to a new record low of 4.2 percent in April, with employers adding 39,300 jobs during the month. California has now gained nearly 3 million jobs since the economic expansion began in February 2010, according to Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp.
California's gross domestic product climbed to $2.75 trillion in 2017, moving the state up the list of the world's largest economies. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp weighs in on the numbers.
The U.S. unemployment rate fell to the lowest level in almost 18 years in April. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp breaks down the latest numbers and trends.
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