wage growth

Politics
There was some rather important economic news yesterday, which could be summed up as "things are getting better."
Politics
The Federal Reserve's core guiding belief is that economic stimulus boosts economic growth, thus increasing employment opportunities, payrolls, tax revenues, corporate profits, retirement security and Wall Street wealth.
Business
But the benefits still aren't standard.
Business
Millennials in New York are more educated than the previous generation, but they're stuck in bad jobs with paltry pay.
Business
Good news for consumers -- and possibly for Hillary Clinton.
Business
America's economy is chugging along.
Business
Another reason to love Costco!
Business
Where Do We Stand? Over the past month, media commentary on the U.S. economy has been almost uniformly pessimistic. In some
Business
Outside of the labor market, it has been a rocky start to 2016. Disappointing corporate profits, plummeting stocks and weak industrial production all point to an economy that slowed sharply late last year.
Videos
The Federal Reserve announced Wednesday that it is raising its benchmark interest rate, putting downward pressure on job creation in order to address long-term concerns about inflation and financial stability.
Business
The central bank's long-awaited decision will hit you in your wallet.
Politics
If the Fed raises interest rates for the first time since the Great Recession, they will effectively be declaring "mission accomplished" on jobs and wages. But there is a major issue: The data simply does not support a rate hike.
Business
If we want to understand why America's wages are growing -- or not growing -- it's important to look beyond U.S. averages to specific industries.