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Employment Index Experiences Largest Decline in Two Years

NEW YORK, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) declined 0.6 percent in April to 100.5, down from March’s revised figure of 101.1. This is the largest monthly decline since April 2009. The April figure is up 6 percent from a year ago. Says Gad Levanon, Associate Director, Macroeconomic Research at The Conference Board: “While… Read More »