Bill Dunkelberg

Comparing this recovery with one 35 years ago

Does this recovery compare to the one in the late 1970s? NFIB's Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to discuss some of the challenges for the current recovery and how it compares to the one in the late 1970s.

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Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to discuss two of the recent Trump appointments to the Fed board of Governors, and whether this is a move toward politicizing U.S. monetary policy.
Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to report on the NFIB Index which shows small businesses are continuing to hire in the face of a limited prospect pool, and they’re paying their people more and investing in capital equipment.
Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to report on the NFIB Index of small business optimism, which is up, even though the 1st quarter saw lots of bad weather and a record length government shutdown.
Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to reveal that there seem to be different headlines for the economic conditions of Wall Street and Main Street, with the latter indicating high optimism.
Bill Dunkelberg joins Jim Blasingame to reveal that while overall hiring was off for last month, small businesses broke a 45 year record for new hires.