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April job report offers some reassurance

...and manufacturing have been subtracting an average of 12,333 jobs a month, said Jay Feldman, U.S. economics director at the bank Credit Suisse."I don't think it's enough to stop the recovery," Feldman said. "But it's big enough...
Federal Reserve Bank explains trade through comic book

NEW YORK -- Holy exchange rate, Batman! The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has done another comic book. The Story of Foreign Trade and Exchange is the latest in a running series of educational handouts the bank publishes to explain complex economic topics to America's high school and college students. Though it may not have the blood-chilling villains of the X-Men or Spider-Man, the latest book does have plenty of humorous situations that help explain arcane concepts like opportunity cost and comparative advantage.