Quick links on sources of job creation, recession probabilities, and alternative ways to access your favorite economic books.
A study by
John Haltiwanger, Ron Jarmin, and Javier Miranda finds that job creation comes not so much from small firms as from new firms.
The monthly recession indicator index maintained by U.C. Riverside Professor Marcelle Chauvet
has jumped back up to 25 % after being below 10% for the last 7 months.
And, if you’ve been putting off reading
Freakonomics, now you can watch the movie, to be released October 1. Here’s a trailer: