Sri Lankan central bank head: NFP will be 'fairly good' Arjuna Mahendran, governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, outlines his optimism for the August nonfarm payrolls report due Friday, adding that increased productivity in the U.S. bodes well for wages.
Why can't every day be Jobs Friday? Why do we have to wait for a month to get the jobs report? We should get updates every day, says Tony Fratto.
| By: Tony Fratto, Managing Partner at Hamilton Place Strategies
Which matters more: US NFP or China PMI? Joshua Crabb, head of Asian equities at Old Mutual Global Investors, reminds investors that it's important to view both economic reports in a broader context.