9/10/2012 2:02:00 PM by Adam Rombel
Breaking down the weak August jobs report
On Friday Sept. 7, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that U.S. employers added 96,000 jobs in August, far short of economists’ expectations.
The unemployment rate actually dipped to 8.1 percent in August from 8.3 percent in July, but that was only because 368,000 people dropped out of the work force and were not counted in the unemployment-rate calculation.
In this video report, I look deeper behind the numbers of the August employment report.
If you are already a subscriber click here to login
If you are not a subscriber and would like to subscribe click here for more information