Essential Takes on Leading Economic Indicators
By Chad Moutray, Ph.D., CBE – December 9, 2019 – SHARE
A Solid Jobs Report Ends 2019
The Weekly Toplines
Manufacturing employment jumped by 54,000 workers in November, bouncing back from the loss of 43,000 employees in October. Much of that volatility stemmed from the effects of the auto strike, with motor vehicles and parts employment up 41,300 in November, rebounding from a similar loss in the prior report.
There were 12,865,000 manufacturing workers in November, ...