Category: Economy

Why Wages Have Lagged Behind the Global Jobs Recovery

In a world of sluggish economic growth, two conflicting trends puzzle policy makers: Why are companies hiring so aggressively and why haven’t wages until lately risen more rapidly? From Tokyo to London, jobless rates have...

Millions in US still living life in Internet slow lane

Millions of Americans still have extremely slow Internet speeds, a new Federal Communications Commission report shows. While the FCC defines broadband as download speeds of 25Mbps, about 47.5 million home or business Internet connections...