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A Framework That Provides Clarity

During periods of “low visibility,” confusion reigns: for every indication of one trend, there seems to be a countertrend. The key is to glean from the collective wisdom of reliable leading indicators a clear signal that the economy is headed for a turn.

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Yes, Wages Are Rising Faster Than In Several Years. No, That Isn’t Great.


The monthly jobs report from the Labor Department said wages are growing at the fastest rate since the economic recovery started seven years.

That’s good, certainly. But labor market experts looking at the bigger picture might revise that assessment downward for working Americans to
kind of OK.

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