Skip to comments.Social Media Predicts Unemployment Spikes
Posted on 03/22/2012 12:11:55 AM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
Some day we wont have to wait until the monthly unemployment report to know whats happening in the job market.
New research shows cyber chatter can predict the rise and fall of unemployment in real time.
Many of us complain about our financial health in social media, including everything from cutting back on healthcare to deciding not to buy that new car. Such discussions can provide a window into employment conditions months before traditional government statistics....
(Excerpt) Read more at witn.com ...
Heck, all they need to do tomorrow is publish the real numbers. Instant, irrefutable spike.
Businesses have a choice of keeping that one or two employee on, or have gas to operate.
People don’t seem to get exactly how bad gas is effecting the country.
Ja, that image of the traditional German slap dance just about “says it all,” IMHO. Thanks for the periscope up into reality.
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