Employment

The FINANCIAL -- Puerto Rico's long-simmering debt crisis owes much to an economy that has been shedding jobs for years. And blame for that, economists say, stems in part from how the island operates under the same wage rules as the more prosperous 50 states, according to ...

The FINANCIAL -- In the 1970s and ’80s, most teens could expect to be working at least part of their summer vacation. But the share of teens working summer jobs has dwindled since the early 1990s; ...

The FINANCIAL -- The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted2 unemployment rate3 was 11.1% in May 2015, stable compared with April 20154, and down from 11.6% in May 2014. This is the lowest rate ...