Tips for Winning the 'Jobs Friday' Pool—and March Madness

I won the office pool1 on the monthly jobs number again today—it was 192,000—and I’m on track to win the March Madness pool2. Naturally there’s great interest in how I have managed this3 considering that I’m neither an economist nor a sports fan. I’m tempted to keep my secrets to myself, but in the name of journalism I’m sharing them for the first time here with you. But first, let’s deal with those footnotes.

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