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Tag Archives: Employment

US Economy: Apparently it’s Spring already!

While the 3 month and 6 month auctions went by with a 4.5 x coverage and slightly higher coupons ( which would have been welcome at the Fed ) the … Continue reading

February 7, 2012 · 3 Comments

It's time to demand guaranteed bonuses?| Banking 'Legal'

Once upon a time a Vo7 guaranteeed bonus was added to my pay slip and then never paid when I left. Some Dresdner Kleinwort employees feel time for restitution is … Continue reading

January 24, 2012

US Economy: Here's the Jobs report

It is clearly a good year to hold elections. A certain magic in the air as each vote for Romney counts to Obama’s re-election and each Job generated in 2011 … Continue reading

January 6, 2012 · 3 Comments

How the new jobs act will do the trick..

Firstly, one would note that the $240 bln┬áreleased in payroll taxes including a cap of 3.1% insteadof 6.2% for the employer by 2012 would in ordinary course of action have … Continue reading

September 9, 2011

Debt Deal: Backloading the austerity, the spending is still intact

(Bloomberg)┬áThe debt deal would reduce government outlays by $21 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 and by $42 billion in the following year, according to an analysis … Continue reading

August 2, 2011 · 1 Comment