December 1, 2011 Headlines: China's Manufacturing Slowdown, Jobless Claims Up, and More

Posted by smorgante on 12/01/2011

AP: China’s economy is weakening faster than anticipated, dragged down by a slowing manufacturing sector.

WSJ: More coverage on the slowdown of China’s manufacturing jobs.

WaPo: Gary Locke, Ambassador to China, is a celebrity there.

 NYT: With the fear of inflation passing, China’s central bankers look to implement pro-growth policies.

Big Picture: Initial Jobless Claims are back over 400,000 last week.

WSJ: Private hiring is up.

MIT News: The White House hosted a summit at MIT on how to improve manufacturing jobs.

Bloomberg: How to reward the job creators.

The Hill: A vote might be coming soon on payroll tax breaks.

WSJ: Will Congress vote on an extension of unemployment insurance?


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