Monthly Archives: September 2011

Recovery Stumbles as Employer Caution Halts Payroll Expansion; Slow Growth Anticipated Through Year End

September 2, 2011 Hiring flattened in August as the debt-ceiling gridlock gripped Capitol Hill and an Eastern Seaboard hurricane generated the first month of flat employment in 66 years. Fears of slow growth have now given way to suspicions of stagnation, compounded by the Fed’s incapacity to take substantive action and Congress’ inability to pass […]