Posted at 3:00 PM on December 14, 2009
by Paul Tosto
Nearly two full years since the economy officially fell into recession, Minnesota seems to be crawling, slowly toward recovery. MPR's Chris Farrell will be looking for clues to the job's market direction Thursday when the latest Minnesota unemployment numbers come out.
The jobless rate's at 7.6 percent unemployment currently and there's some hope we'll see some real jobs gains in the November data released onThursday, Farrell, MPR's chief economics correspondent, said today on MPR's Morning Edition, where he share his insights on the Minnesota and national economies each Monday.
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