Unemployment rate

Why the U.S. job market has defied rising rates and expectations of high unemployment

The unemployment rate has scarcely budged since the Fed began a series of 11 rate hikes

By Christopher Rugaber, The Associated Press |September 25, 2023

6 min read

Job vacancies decline, wage growth pressures ease in Q2

Signs of labour market slack emerge in the second quarter, StatsCan says

By James Langton |September 19, 2023

1 min read

Jobless rates stick at low levels in July: OECD

Unemployment remains historically low in U.S., Europe

By James Langton |September 13, 2023

1 min read

TD forecasts ‘softish’ landing for labour market

Economists see unemployment rate of 6.7%, with job losses of about 50,000

By Allan Janssen |September 6, 2023

2 min read