Still, most analysts say the underlying economy remains healthy and is creating jobs at a modest but steady pace.Without the depressive effects of Superstorm Sandy and the cliff, many think employers would have added up to 200,000 jobs last month â¿¿ even stronger than the solid 171,000 jobs added in October. And it would be better than the 174,000 jobs a month averaged in the July-September quarter.
US Unemployment Aid Applications Drop To 370K
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