Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Peak Human Compensation (Musical Tribute)

The following chart shows the 1-year moving average of real compensation per hour in the nonfarm business sector.

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Should the trend hold, we're roughly 10% off the ultimate peak.

Source Data:
St. Louis Fed: Nonfarm Business Sector: Real Compensation Per Hour


Troy said...

bonus points for the excellent reference to the conchords . . .

Stagflationary Mark said...


Bonus points accepted! :)