U.S. Economy Sheds 598,000 Jobs in January


Nonfarm payroll employment fell sharply in January (-598,000) and the unem- ployment rate rose from 7.2 to 7.6 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor reported today.


TradingEconomics.com, Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S.
2/6/2009 5:34:20 AM