What You Need to Know: The Latest Job Numbers - June 9, 2020
Jun 09, 2020
Written byRyan Berlin
In what was a surprise to many, the employment landscape improved in Canada and British Columbia in May, with full-time positions, young job seekers, and the retail, accommodation, and food services sectors leading the way. Our rennie intelligence team comprises our in-house demographer, senior economist, and market analysts. Together, they empower individuals, organizations, and institutions with data-driven market insight and analysis. Experts in urban land economics, community planning, shifting demographics, and real estate trends, their strategic research supports a comprehensive advisory service offering and forms the basis of frequent reports and public presentations. Their thoughtful and objective approach truly embodies the core values of rennie.
This week, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its latest reading of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) and, with it, the prospect of a near-term rate cut took another hit.
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