U.S. Jobless Claims Climb Less Than Forecast

Aug. 2 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Mike McKee reports that the number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits rose last week, probably marking the final period in which the annual auto shutdowns affect the figures. Jobless claims climbed by 8,000 to 365,000 in the week ended July 28. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."

Roger Ferguson on America's Workforce
19:18 - TIAA President and CEO Roger Ferguson discusses the long-term implications of an aging American workforce, shares his thoughts on the Fed, and talks about his new directorship at Alphabet with Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Ellen Pollock at Bloomberg's The Year Ahead summit in New York. (Source: Bloomberg)
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