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Surprisingly weak jobs report puzzles economists

January 11, 2014
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER , THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

WASHINGTON - It came as a shock: U.S. employers added just 74,000 jobs in December, far fewer than anyone expected. This from an economy that had been adding nearly three times as many for four straight months - a key reason the Federal Reserve decided last month to slow its economic stimulus.

 
 

 

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