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What Do You Do When The Lower End Is Gone?

market-ticker.org / by Karl Denninger / 2017-07-19

Make no mistake folks. It’s coming.

You have people who call it the “Amazon effect.” They liken it to when Ford started with cars, and suddenly buggies didn’t make much sense, nor did horses. Farriers went from common to near-extinct. Oh sure, there were a few left, because […]

Greece Brain Drain: 33 Percent of Unemployed Looking for Jobs Abroad vs 11 Percent in 2015

mishtalk.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / July 18, 2017

The Unemployment Rate in Greece is down to 21.7% in April from a record 27.9% in July of 2013 and a record low of 7.3% in May of 2008.

Despite the falling rate, the percentage of those unemployed seeking jobs abroad has risen from 11% […]

The Future Of Artificial Intelligence: Why The Hype Has Outrun Reality

zerohedge.com / Via Knowledge@Wharton / Jul 16, 2017

Robots that serve dinner, self-driving cars and drone-taxis could be fun and hugely profitable. But don’t hold your breath. They are likely much further off than the hype suggests.

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A panel of experts at the recent 2017 Wharton Global Forum in Hong Kong outlined […]

Jobs and Inflation: Gradually and Then Suddenly

wolfstreet.com / By Ben Hunt, Chief Investment Strategist at Salient Partners / Jul 13, 2017

The Fed and the ECB believe they can tighten and taper without killing the market so long as they jawbone this constantly.

If you’ve been reading my notes immediately before and after the June Fed meeting (“Tell My […]

How American Communities Suffer When a Wal-Mart Closes

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Casey Wilson via Money Morning / July 13, 2017

If great power comes with great responsibility, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has been seriously shirking its responsibility.

In 2016, Wal-Mart shuttered 269 stores worldwide and laid off thousands of employees in order to cope with changing consumer preferences like online shopping. And […]

JOLTS Disharmony Is More Than JOLTS, or Jobs

wallstreetexaminer.com / by Jeffrey P. Snider via Alhambra Investments / July 11, 2017

Last month it was Job Openings that soared to a new record high of more than 6 million (for April 2017), while the pace of hiring slammed lower to just more than 5 million. This month (May 2017), the opposite. Hires […]

Death Of The Middle Class: The Suburbs Have Absorbed Half Of America’s Poverty Growth

shtfplan.com / Mac Slavo / July 10th, 2017

For decades suburbia was home to the highest concentration of wealth in America, and perhaps even the entire world. It was the seat of our nation’s thriving middle class and a beacon of economic mobility. The streets were clean and safe, the schools were highly regarded, […]

Public Union Files Grievance Against Poison Ivy Eating Goats for Stealing Jobs

mishtalk.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / July 10, 2017

Goats are at the center of a public union grievance against Western Michigan University for taking jobs that supposedly belong to union workers.

The jobs in question involve clearing the land of poison ivy and other noxious weeds that goats are willing to do for free.

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Merkel’s Failed G20 Summit

armstrongeconomics.com / by Martin Armstrong / Jul 10, 2017

Merkel chaired the G20 summit and she completely and utterly failed to lead G20 to a successful conclusion. Well of course, Merkel lost control of the streets of Hamburg, which looked more like a civil war challenging even her authority. However, Merkel thought she could […]

Investigating GDP Trends and Trump’s Claim He Will Produce “4% Annual Growth”

mishtalk.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / July 9, 2017

The White House issues page titled Bringing Back Jobs And Growth claims “President Trump has outlined a bold plan to create 25 million new American jobs in the next decade and return to 4 percent annual economic growth.”

Let’s take a look at GDP trends […]

Where The June Jobs Were: More Minimum Wage, Surge In Government Hiring

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jul 7, 2017

Another month, another increase in minimum wage jobs such as healthcare and education, which is hardly a surprise but this time an unexpected source of hiring emerged: the government.

First a quick recap of the key sectors that added jobs in June: healthcare added […]

Non-Farm Payroll Propaganda – Aka Fake News

investmentresearchdynamics.com / Dave Kranzler / July 7, 2017

“If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it.” Joseph Goebbels

I dislike giving the employment report any acknowledgment because the report is constructed for the purposes of political expedience. But I can’t help posting a few comments […]

June Payrolls Rise 222K, Beat Expectations, But Hourly Earnings Disappoint

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jul 7, 2017

While today’s payrolls report will hardly have much of an impact on Fed policy as explained previously, moments ago the BLS reported that in June the US added 222K jobs (making a mockery of the ADP print again), beating expectations of 179K, with the May […]

Payrolls Bounce in June With Upward Revisions in April and May: Earnings Very Weak, May Revised Lower

mishtalk.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / July 7, 2017

Initial Reaction

Today’s establishment survey was a stronger than expected 222,000. Upward revisions added a net 47,000 jobs in April and May.

In the household survey, employment fell by 233,000 in May and rose by 245,000 in June.

The unemployment rate went up because […]

Mapping Europe’s Temp Worker Epidemic

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jul 5, 2017

As we’ve reported time and time again, once one looks past the headlines extolling the labor market “recovery” in the US, the details of these reports paint a much more discouraging picture. One need only look to the establishment survey – one of two measures […]

Chinese Manufacturers Are Scrambling To Replace Workers With Robots As Wages Soar

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jul 5, 2017

Tepid wage growth has been frustrating Americans for years. But if trends in China’s manufacturing sector have any bearing on the US, there’s an upside to stagnant pay: Workers get to keep their jobs – for now, at least.

In China – where real […]

Missouri Reverses St. Louis Minimum-Wage Hike

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jul 4, 2017

A week ago, we reported on a study from the University of Washington that exposed how the city of Seattle’s progressive minimum wage increases, which began in 2015, are – contrary to the hopes of so many liberals – actually crushing the city’s poor.

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S&P Futures, Euro Shares Start 2nd Half Solidly In The Green; Oil Rises For 8th Day

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jul 3, 2017

S&P500 futures have started the second half solidly in the green, up 0.3% to 2,429, tracking European markets broadly in the green, while Asian stocks fell slightly and crude oil is little changed. With US markets set to close at 1pm today trading volumes in […]

The Real Cause of the Opioid Epidemic: Scarcity of Jobs and Positive Social Roles

charleshughsmith.blogspot.com / CHARLES HUGH SMITH / SUNDAY, JULY 02, 2017

The employment rate for males ages 25-54 has been stairstepping down for 30 years, but it literally fell off a cliff in 2009. We all know there is a scourge of addiction and premature death plaguing the nation, a scourge that is killing thousands […]

What Will the Deep State Do with Workers Displaced by Automation? Genocide, Population Control…?

thecommonsenseshow.com / By Dave Hodges / July 1st, 2017

The following video makes it clear that 80% of all jobs could disappear in the next 10 years. Some experts say it will not take that long. What will be the root cause of the massive unemployment that is coming? The answer is artificial intelligence […]

Rebellion At The NYTimes: Newsroom To Walk Out After “Decrying Direction Of Paper”

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jun 29, 2017

Exhausted and demoralized after repeated buyouts and cutbacks in the newsroom, it seems the downtrodden journalists at the New York Times have finally had enough: In a pair of letters delivered to executive editor Dean Baquet and managing editor Joseph Kahn, the News Guild of […]

“Fake Research”: Seattle Mayor Knew Critical Min. Wage Study Was Coming, So He Called Berkeley ‘Economists’

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jun 28, 2017

Earlier this week we wrote about a study published by the University of Washington which was fairly damning for Seattle’s $15 minimum wage. To our total ‘shock’, the study found that higher minimum wages caused a 9.4% reduction to total hours worked by low-skilled workers, […]

Manufacturing Companies Struggle To Recruit Workers For High-Paying Management Jobs

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jun 28, 2017

Americans who are hoping to avoid the shackles of student debt and proceed straight from high school into the workforce have more options for well-paid gainful employment than they might think. Even as the ROI on college degrees continues to decline, employers in certain blue-collar […]

“Technology Is Replacing Brains As Well As Brawn” – Challenging The ‘Official’ Automation Narrative (& Social Order)

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Jun 26, 2017

Academics and economists have repeatedly underestimated the impact that immigration and automation would have on the labor market. As data on productivity gains and labor-force participation clearly show, the notion that innovation ultimately creates jobs by allowing workers to focus on higher-level problems is an […]

Dear Barry Ritholtz, Can We Please Discuss Illinois?

mishtalk.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / June 26, 2017

Bloomberg columnist Barry Ritholtz is a firm believer that government knows better how to spend your money than you do.

Ritholtz is on another tirade now, this time crowing loudly The Kansas Supply-Side Experiment Unravels. Ritholtz’s solution, as always, is more tax hikes.

Let’s take […]