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US economy continued to rebound in 2015, says White House report

It acknowledges that rapid pace of technological change is weighing on workers, sharpening income disparities

A career fair event in Seattle, Washington early this year. Unemployment is at 4.9 per cent, down from 10 per cent during the recession, the Council of Economic Advisers reported on Monday.


THE US economy continued a strong rebound last year, with unemployment falling by half since the depths of the 2008 recession, wages growing and consumer confidence at its highest point in a dozen years, the White House said on Monday. But a slowdown overseas and persistent...

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