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The Roundup August 7

Further proof that the jobs economy is slowly being replaced by a post-employment economy. For the first time since the Depression, the American economy has added virtually no jobs in the private sector over a 10-year period. . . .For the decade, there was a net gain of 121,000 private sector jobs, according to the [...]

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The Roundup July 18 & 19: The Week By The Numbers

The Roundup July 18 & 19: The Week By The Numbers

“Why, oh, why did I pick the BLUE pill?” Zero The amount of further bailout money the Obama Administration made available to CIT this week. CEO Jeff Peak first tried washing Presidential motorcade windshields, but has now taken to standing on a street corner with a cardboard sign. Face it, friends, everything’s over at CIT [...]

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The Roundup July 17

The Roundup July 17

If the Senate can have clowns, why can’t Treasury have a cartoonist? If you don’t have a sense of humor about these things, they’re not funny. The Treasury Department is scrapping plans to hire a cartoonist to lighten the mood of its employees who manage the nation’s $1.2 trillion debt, after a senator questioned its [...]

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The Biz Roundup January 8

Seven-point-two The economy lost 2.6 million jobs in 2008, government figures showed, the most since World War II ended in 1945. Nearly two million of those losses were in the last four months alone, a sign that the recession accelerated as the financial crisis intensified, and should drag on well into the new year. Meanwhile [...]

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The Biz Roundup December 30

And the first one voted off the island is . . . eToys! On Monday, the Parent Company, an Internet retailer of children’s products, had the dubious distinction of apparently becoming the first well-known retailer to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after Christmas. The company, whose majority owner is the hedge-fund firm D.E. Shaw [...]

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