Friday, July 16, 2010

Get A Job

If you can find one, that is. Brookings (07.02.10), via The Washington Monthly:
"If future job growth continues at a rate of roughly 208,000 jobs per month, the average monthly job creation for the best year for job creation in the 2000s, it would take 136 months (more than 11 years)."

June’s Employment Numbers Highlight America’s Increasingly Distressed Communities

As Steve notes (italics in original): "Moderate monthly job growth would get us back to a pre-recession job market in 2021. That's how deep a hole we fell into."

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