29.05.2024

Forecast: growth in the number of jobs in the United States accelerated

The increase in the number of jobs in the U.S. accelerated in may as warmer weather contributed to employment on construction sites, but it is expected that wage growth will remain low, pointing to moderate inflationary pressures in the economy.

According to a survey of economists by Reuters, the number of jobs in non-agricultural sector increased by 188 thousand jobs last month. The economy added 135 thousand and 164 thousand jobs in March and April respectively.

“Bad weather was a negative factor in employment growth in March and in April, says Ellen Zentner, chief economist at Morgan Stanley in new York. – This negative impact may need to be rebound. In particular, we believe that growth was registered in the construction sector”.

It is expected that hourly earnings rose 0.2% last month after rising 0.1% in April. This would reduce the annual increase in average hourly payment to 2.7% from 2.6% in April.

This year, monthly job gains averaged about 200 thousand, that more than 120 thousand, which is essential to the growth of the labour market kept pace with the growth in population of working age.

It is also projected that the unemployment rate remained unchanged at a minimum 17.5 years of 3.9%.

An investigation of müller in the United States cost $7.7 million

Spectacular USA Robert Mueller is investigating suspicions of interference by Russia in the election in the United States in 2016, spent $4.5 million in the period from October last year to March 2018, said the Ministry of justice.

Spectacular Robert Mueller EPA-EFE/SHAWN THEW

In addition, other expenses of the Ministry of justice on various activities related to the investigation, amounted to $5,476 million

Even with the additional expenses this amount is less than that of which said Donald trump, telling us how much it is costing the taxpayers an investigation.

Earlier in a message on his page in the social network, trump said that “witch hunt” Muller costs $20 million, although five days ago, he estimated the cost of the investigation at the level of $10 million.

The largest direct costs of the office of Mueller for the period from 1 October 2017-31 March 2018 amounted to $2,738 million in salaries and benefits for employees, says the report of the Ministry of justice.

According to the office Mueller spent $886 thousand for rent, communications and utilities, and $264 thousand for “contractual services”, most of which concerned information technology.

Last year, the office Muller reported that in the first months from 17 may to 30 September 2017, he spent a total of $3.2 million Not counting the additional costs of the Department of justice, Mueller and his team spent a total of $7.7 million since his appointment as spectaculorum just over a year ago.

The last time was under investigation in relation to the head of the White house, President bill Clinton in the period from August 1994 to February 1999, spent $52 million

How to write “News.Economy”, spectracolor USA Robert Mueller by September 1 will complete the case on the obstruction of Donald trump in the investigation of possible Russian intervention in the US presidential election in 2016.

The investigation is in a hurry to accomplish, to the scandal did not put pressure on the U.S. voters ahead of the midterm elections in Congress.

Prior to this, spectacular informed the legal team of the US President that he would not seek indictments against Donald trump.

The number of vacancies in the U.S. rose to 6.7 million

In April, the number of job vacancies in the U.S. rose to 6.7 million people, said the Ministry of labour. This was the best result for 18 years.

March data on open jobs were revised upward from 6.55 million to 6.63 million.

There are more jobs in manufacturing of durable goods and in the information sector, but in the field of Finance and insurance, their number has decreased.

The percentage of resignations remained at the level of 2.3%, which corresponds to post-recession highs. Economists say that the rate of layoffs is an important measure of confidence in the labor market because it shows the willingness of workers to leave for a better workplace.

At the end of the recession for the vacant working place has had 6 unemployed. Now for every open position there is 1 unemployed, which indicates that changing dynamics in the labour market.

At the same time, companies in the U.S. continue to experience a shortage of qualified personnel, however, these same companies seem quite reluctant to increase wages to attract the best employees.

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