so this is what it's come to
Jared Bernstein: Obamacare Will "Boost Number Of Jobs Higher Because Of More Part-Time Jobs" | RealClearPoliticsNow, it is true that down the road, there will be incentives in the health care law where some firms may decide they'd rather create part time jobs instead of full time jobs -- we'll have to see. But by the way, just in terms of raw job counts, that could actually boost the number of jobs higher because you'd have more part-time jobs. None of these factors are playing out in these data yet, and the health care sector is and will continue to be a strong area of growth.
you're not familiar with mr bernstein, of course
you're probably vaguely aware of christina romer, she's kinda famous
Romer and Bernstein on stimulus - NYTimes.com
we're sposed to be at about 5.3 by now
at least, that's what the white house promised
nyt: "not getting any closer to recovering the jobs lost during the recession"