Economics, as a branch of the more general theory of human action, deals with all human action, i.e., with mans purposive aiming at the attainment of ends chosen, whatever these ends may be.--Ludwig von Mises
Friday, September 3, 2010
August Unemployment Rate 9.6%
The Labor Department reported that nonfarm payrolls declined by 54,000 in August and the unemployment rate rose to 9.6 percent. The overall decline was driven by the departure of 114,000 temporary 2010 Census workers and private sector payrolls rose by 67,000.