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FLASHBACK The Index of Missing Economic Indicators; The Unemployment Myth (Goolsbee numbers truther)
| November 30, 2003
Posted on 10/10/2012 6:15:24 AM PDT by Perdogg
"In other words, the government has cooked the books. It has been a more subtle manipulation than the one during the Reagan administration, when people serving in the military were reclassified from ''not in the labor force'' to ''employed'' in order to reduce the unemployment rate. Nonetheless, the impact has been the same."
(Excerpt) Read more at nytimes.com ...
TOPICS: Business/Economy; Editorial
posted on 10/10/2012 6:15:30 AM PDT
Tin foil hats! Erodes trust in government. ...
To: blam; SeekAndFind; Kartographer
posted on 10/10/2012 6:27:41 AM PDT
(Vote like the US Constitution depends on it - it does!!)
The same Goolsbee who slammed Jack Welch for doubting Obama’s 7.8% unemployment figure.
posted on 10/10/2012 6:30:40 AM PDT
posted on 10/10/2012 6:34:20 AM PDT
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