Behind Those Surprisingly Good Job NumbersPlay
When it comes to the week's economic news, there are a lot of numbers to contend with. But an unreal number emerged in the latest Massachusetts employment report. In April, the state saw its biggest monthly gain in 17 years — more than 19,000 jobs.
We dig into the data to get a better understanding of those optimistic numbers.
- WBUR's Curt Nickisch, business & tech reporter
This program aired on May 21, 2010.