Jobless claims are up, but durable goods orders are, too

It’s not easy to figure out exactly which way this economy’s headed. That’s a theme we’ve returned to a couple of times recently on “Marketplace” when we’ve gotten apparently contradictory economic data points, like we did today. In the maybe-not-such-good-news column: First-time unemployment claims shot up to 240,000 — that’s 17,000 […]

CA FWD’s 2022 California Economic Summit Kicks Off

Bakersfield, CA, Oct. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Who: Produced by California Forward (CA FWD), in partnership with its California Stewardship Network, the California Economic Summit kicks off today in Bakersfield. What: The California Economic Summit influences CA FWD’s ongoing movement to make the government and economy work for everyone. […]