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MLB lockout: A brief history of strikes and lockouts as baseball comes to a halt ...

CBS Sports 05 Dec 2021
The union, in turn, saw this as an unacceptable drag on the free-agent market ... However, it also laid the foundation for owners' colluding to suppress the free-agent market in three straight offseasons ... over that arbitrators' judgment against them for rigging the free-agent market.
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Labor pledges extra university and Tafe places to help rebuild industries hit by pandemic

The Observer 05 Dec 2021
Labor says it will fund up to 20,000 extra university places over 2022 and 2023, and provide access to 465,000 free Tafe places in nominated areas of skills shortages, if Anthony Albanese wins the next federal election ... Labor says providing free Tafe places in targeted areas will ...
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Principles for attracting and retaining quality ag employees webinar slated for Dec. 16

Scottsbluff StarHerald 05 Dec 2021
PREC — Help-wanted signs are everywhere. Hiring is so difficult that many are calling this the “Great Resignation.” Agricultural businesses in Nebraska are not exempt from this challenge; competition for available workers comes from area industries, and the labor market is tight. Nebraska Extension will sponsor a free webinar Dec ... Dr ... CST (6-8 p.m ... 15 ... .
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MLB lockout: A brief history of MLB strikes and lockouts as baseball enters first work ...

CBS Sports 03 Dec 2021
The union, in turn, saw this as an unacceptable drag on the free-agent market ... However, it also laid the foundation for owners' colluding to suppress the free-agent market in three straight offseasons ... over that arbitrators' judgment against them for rigging the free-agent market.
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U.S. job growth likely picked up; unemployment rate seen at 20-month low

Reuters 03 Dec 2021
"If supply doesn't show any meaningful increase, that would suggest we are going to be in a situation where the labor market is going to continue to add to upside inflationary pressures."Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com ... With the labor market tightening, companies are boosting wages.
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Fed's Bullard wants faster policy tightening, citing 'inflation shock'

Reuters 03 Dec 2021
Louis Federal Reserve Bank James Bullard on Friday called for the Fed to begin tightening monetary policy, citing unexpectedly high inflation, strong economic growth and a labor market that is very tight and poised to strengthen further ... labor market.Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com.
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MLB free agent, trade tracker | Mets dominate, Yankees delay; Freddie Freeman, Carlos Correa among ...

NJ dot com 03 Dec 2021
The best free agents were signing left and right on Monday and Tuesday, and it wasn’t the usual suspects reeling in the big fish ... Here’s the final scoreboard so far for all of the teams and a list of the free agents who still are on the market.. FREE AGENT/TRADE ADDITIONS ... UNSIGNED FREE AGENTS.
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Countdown to lockout: MLB players and team owners face midnight deadline to finalize new labor ...

The Daily Mail 01 Dec 2021
The move would also suspend a simmering free agent market that has already seen several nine-figure player contracts despite the looming stoppage ... According to MLB.com, the union did not back off demands to reform free agency, the arbitration process, and revenue sharing, which allows small-market clubs to compete with wealthier big-city rivals.
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Fed's Powell sees inflation lingering, risks from COVID

Reuters 30 Nov 2021
The economy continues to strengthen, and the labor market to improve, pushing up wages, he said.Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com ... market and to "prevent higher inflation from becoming entrenched."Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com.
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First DOJ criminal wage-fixing antitrust case survives challenge

Reuters 30 Nov 2021
Texas federal judge says antitrust laws "fully apply to the labor markets"Lawyers for two defendants in physical therapy market alleged due process violations ... The Biden administration has said labor markets will be a top focus for antitrust enforcement.Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com.
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Powell, Yellen head to Congress as inflation, variant risks rise

Reuters 30 Nov 2021
Concern about the recent rise in COVID-19 cases and the emergence of the new Omicron variant, he said, "could reduce people's willingness to work in person, which would slow progress in the labor market and intensify supply-chain disruptions."Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com.
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Georgia ranks 6th among states for economic freedom

Longview News-Journal 29 Nov 2021
The Fraser Institute's Economic Freedom of North America report measured 10 variables related to government spending, taxation and labor market regulation in the 50 U.S ... Georgia's best score was 7.73 out of 10 in labor market freedom, making it the third-most free labor market in the U.S., according to Fraser.
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Why your future house could be oozed into place by a giant printer

Deseret News 29 Nov 2021
As any free-market economist would attest, the technological advancements of the past 100-plus years have created many more jobs than they destroyed ... Housing Market ... If not, you can be sure the free market is working on some other way to narrow that housing and labor-shortage gap.
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North Carolina ranks 10th among states for economic freedom

Watauga Democrat 24 Nov 2021
Fraser Institute's Economic Freedom of North America report measured 10 variables related to government spending, taxation and labor market regulation in the 50 U.S ... North Carolina's best score was 7.6 out of 10 in labor market freedom, making it the sixth-most free labor market in the U.S., according to Fraser.
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Rays, Wander Franco close to new long-term $200 million deal

Tampa Bay Times 23 Nov 2021
Franco, who will turn 21 on March 1, could hit the open market as a free agent in his early 30s ... And for Franco, if he plays well enough to exceed his level of compensation, if changes in the new labor agreement would have allowed him to become a free agent sooner, and/or if the Rays trade him to a market he doesn’t want to go to.
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