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Muddling Through

CFOs continue to hire but are less optimistic, according to the latest Duke/CFO Business Outlook Survey.

August 1, 2012

Even as the global economy continues to send signals ranging from mixed to downright alarming, U.S. finance chiefs say they still plan to hire at a relatively strong pace, according to the latest Duke University/CFO Magazine Global Business Outlook Survey, released in June. U.S. CFOs say they will expand their full-time domestic workforces by 2.5% on average over the next 12 months, a bump that could lower the unemployment rate to 7% by the end of the year. Read more...

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