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Upcoming economics: 24 Dec - 4 Jan

Chris Dillow

Chris Dillow
Upcoming economics: 24 Dec - 4 Jan

With the Fed promising to keep the fed funds rate near zero until unemployment drops below 6.5 per cent, US employment statistics have become even more important. The next set, on Friday 4, are expected to show that the labour market is improving, with a net rise in non-farm payrolls of over 150,000 and a drop in the unemployment rate to 7.6 per cent.

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