“recovery” Charts

More Composting, More Jobs? »

In 2012, we set out to document the contribution of composting and natural wood waste recovery to Maryland’s job base.…

Institute for Local Self-
by: Institute for Local Self-
views: 433
Score: 6

Liberty and Job "Recovery" For All? »

This “recovery” and the two which preceded it have been “jobless recoveries.” While the government measure of the unemployment rate…

Democracy Collaborative
by: Democracy Collaborative
views: 679
Score: 6

Recovery In Context »

Those who were in the job force in 2001 know that recession felt nothing like the 2008 recession. It wasn't…

by: Noah
views: 438
Score: 3

Americans Moderately Optimistic For Economic Recovery »

According to a strong majority of Americans, the economy is slowly recovering. Just over a quarter, however, reject that there…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 265
Score: 3

Views on the Economy Reach a Six Year High »

American's view of the economy has reached a new six year high. Despite only 43% believing the economy is in…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 252
Score: 3

Why "Unemployment" Does Not Really Tell Us Employment »

The unemployment-rate calculates the number of Americans working or actively seeking employment. However, as there are nearly three job-seekers for…

by: Noah
views: 244
Score: 2

Real Wage Growth Sputters Globally »

Despite leaps in labor productivity worldwide, larger and larger shares of national income have been siphoned off to capital. In…

Worldwatch Institute
by: Worldwatch Institute
views: 165
Score: 2

America: A Nation In Recovery (Finally) »

The United States' economy is on the mend, but the road to recovery certainly has been a long one. The…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 349
Score: 1

Middle class still waiting for recovery »

Median household income plummeted from 2009 to 2011 and has grown only modestly in the two-and-a-half years since.

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 205
Score: 1

Inequality of Poverty »

15% of Americans—nearly 1 in 6—are seemingly consigned to live in poverty. After the bailouts used to stimulate economic recovery,…

Democracy Collaborative
by: Democracy Collaborative
views: 436
Score: 1

The Recovery Of Christmas Spending »

As the economy continues to recover, Christmas spending is finally getting back on track. A survey of 1100 American shoppers…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 167

Slowest Recovery in Past 50 Years »

It took 77 months for non- farm employment to return to pre-recession levels, the longest recovery of any post–World War…

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 69

The current state of the US economy in one chart »

America’s got record-high GDP output but with 227,000 fewer workers. The fact that we have been able to greatly expand…

by: AEI
views: 500

Current Job Recovery Is Slowest in Past 50 Years »

Six-and-a-half years after the recession began, nonfarm employment has returned to pre-recession levels. The next-slowest recovery took less than four…

The Heritage Foundation
by: The Heritage Foundation
views: 140

Chris Christie goes from Hero to Zero »

Chris Christie is no longer getting praised for his Sandy recovery work. Satisfaction with the way Christie handled the Sandy…

Maria Donnelly
by: Maria Donnelly
views: 87

Home Sales Drop Precipitously With Fear of Fed Pullout »

The most recent data on the housing market continues to support the view that the market has slowed substantially, ending…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 430

The Rich Get Richer, The Poor Get Poorer »

From 2009 to 2011, as the nation crawled down the road to economic recovery, not everyone faired evenly. The mean…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 113