While anyone who has experienced a breakup knows the pain that comes with it, constant cushioning could prevent you from experiencing a full relationship with your partner ...
and that seems like a less than stellar remedy for issues in the love department.
In the 2001 recession, we found a clear signal in employment and a mixed one in the various measures of output.
Consequently, we picked the peak month based on the clear signal in employment, as well as our consideration of output and other measures.
A: A bulge in jobless claims usually forecasts declining employment and rising unemployment, but we do not use the initial claims numbers in determining our chronology, partly because of noise in that data series.
and now there's a new term out for the dating scene: cushioning.The peak date at the end of 2007 coincided with the peak in employment.