The recovery is racist

Employment is down much more among black men than among any other race/gender group in the country.

By Dylan Matthews September 6, 2013

The jobs report in six charts

As we do every month, let's break down today's job report, piece-by-piece, graphing as we go.

By Dylan Matthews February 1, 2013

ADP: We added 158,000 jobs in October

And note that the private payroll processing firm has a better track record than BLS, at least since the crisis hit.

By Dylan Matthews November 1, 2012

Yes, we have no inflation

Today, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the latest Consumer Product Index (CPI) numbers today, giving the most recent estimate of the rate of inflation. The short version: there isn't any.

By Dylan Matthews August 15, 2012