Press Release \ Job Quality Instant Report: Job Creation and Job Quality are up in November

Job Quality Instant Report: Job Creation and Job Quality are up in November Total non-farm payroll employment rose by 266,000 jobs in November, substantially above the median market expectation of 185,000. Within the private sector, goods-producing employment (mining and logging, construction, and manufacturing) increased by 48,000 jobs, while the service-providing sector created 206,000 new jobs.…

Press Release \ CPA Partners on Release of National Jobs Quality Index

Washington. The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) today announced the launch of a comprehensive new economic indicator, the US Private Sector Job Quality Index (JQI). CPA has partnered with Cornell University, the University of Missouri, and the Global Institute for Sustainable Prosperity (GISP) to unveil a new measure of America’s changing employment situation. The…

Historic Launch of US Job Quality Index – Join Us

The US has long provided measures of the quantity of jobs created, but not the quality of those jobs. Our new index (JQI) answers many important questions including why the Philips Curve is not working, why global trade and deindustrialization deteriorate the quality of the employment.  Please join us! We’re pleased to announce the following…

Press Release: CPA is Hopeful but Wary about US-China ‘Phase One’ Agreement

Washington.The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) reacted cautiously to President Trump’s announcement of the principal details of a potential ‘Phase One’ agreement with China. “I commend President Trump, Ambassador Lighthizer, and Secretary Mnuchin for their unprecedented work to address the multi-dimensional challenges posed by China’s whole-of-government strategy—which has long eroded America’s military, economic, and…

Trump Appointees Defy ‘Buy American,’ Protect Chinese Manufacturing

Excerpt: “GOP globalists are a big threat to the economic recovery,” Stumo said. “President Trump’s nomination team needs to have a litmus test to screen out globalists when considering appointees. The president should now be tweeting about these America Last FTC commissioners as vigorously as he tweets against the Federal Reserve.” President Trump’s hand-picked appointees for the Federal Trade…

U.S. Pacific Commander Seeks More Funding to Counter China

Editor’s note: China’s military rise is funded by their trade surplus with the US. Conversely, the US containment strategy against the USSR bankrupted them.  Adm. Phil Davidson sent letter to Senate Armed Services Committee faulting shortage of ‘immediate and necessary resources’ [Gordon Lubold | April 17, 2019 | WSJ]  WASHINGTON—The commander in charge of U.S.…