Monthly Archives: November 2012

Economy Showing Resilience as Hiring Improves; Politics and Fiscal Cliff Remain Risk Factors

November 5, 2012 Hiring accelerated last month, though the rate of job creation remains modest relative to past recovery periods. Approximately 4.5 million of the 8.8 million positions lost during the recession have been recovered since the downturn ended, but continued uncertainty due to the presidential election and looming fiscal cliff continue to raise employer caution. As election […]