Logo of the United States Bureau of Economic Analysis, a part of the Department of Commerce. (Photo credit: Wikipedia). Economic growth is up while jobless claims are down, according to new economic data released Thursday morning.
They held signs stating, �Jobs with justice� and �fair wages now�, sometimes getting a supportive honk from passing motorists.
image HONG KONG: Asian markets mostly fell on Friday after better-than-forecast US growth data added to expectations the Federal Reserve will start to wind down its stimulus programme as early as this month.
The S&P 500 Index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average both closed last week just below fresh highs hit on Thursday, and the Nasdaq finished out the week at a 13-year high, trading above 4,000 for the first time since September 2000.
CalPERS' governing board aims to increase its collective understanding of everything from financial statements to financial markets with a new set of �core competencies.