Unemployment figures are hard to decipher and prone to revision. But as Fed Chair Jerome Powell has indicated jobs are everything to restarting this economy. Two experts from EconVue discuss the issues.
Rob Shapiro, a former senior government official and economic advisor with deep experience in Washington and around the world. He is the founder of Sonecon, an economic advisory firm.
Michael Lewis, founder of Free Market Inc. (FMI), a full-service economic consulting firm, providing insights and in-depth data analysis primarily for institutional money managers and corporate planning directors. Before founding FMI, Mr. Lewis was an economist at Data Resources, Inc. and Atlantic Richfield Co. He was Chief Economist from 1978 to 1982 at Stein Roe & Farnham.