Economic Commentary

Podcast: US Job Growth Surges, Bolstering Economic Outlook Amid Recession Concerns

February 07, 2024
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Key Takeaways:

This month we saw that job growth posted a surprisingly strong increase, demonstrating again that the U.S. labor market is solid and poised to support broader economic growth.  This is also impacting our expectations on an upcoming recession.  Help answer questions from your clients by hearing our perspective on how we are increasing the odds of a soft landing from Nationwide’s Chief Economist Kathy Bostjancic and Senior Economist Ben Ayers.

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