NewsWatch: Stock market’s volatile October history means it’s time to steady yourself for a ‘black swan’ event

Many Women Remain on Labor-Market Sideline
Many have yet to return to the labor market, acting as a check against stronger job growth, and some who did return haven’t been able to remain in the job as the Delta variant of Covid-19 disrupted their plans.

Oct. 9, 2021 at 8:55 p.m. ET

by Danny Dougherty

The IRS Gets Window Dressed
A higher threshold for collecting bank data would change nothing.

Oct. 9, 2021 at 1:13 p.m. ET

by The Editorial Board

Storytelling Makes Hearts Beat As One
Research shows that listening to the same narrative leads our heart rates to rise and fall in unison.

Oct. 9, 2021 at 12:02 p.m. ET

by Susan Pinker

Canada’s Pot Companies Are Missing the Best Party
Getting access to the U.S. cannabis market is crucial for Canadian cultivators as their home turf grows more competitive. When it might happen is anyone’s guess.

Oct. 9, 2021 at 10:03 a.m. ET

by Carol Ryan

Covid-19 Cases Rise in U.K. Schoolchildren
The U.K. began inoculating teenagers later than the U.S. and Europe, and now more than a third of recent infections in England were among those 10 to 19 years old.

Oct. 9, 2021 at 8:28 a.m. ET

by Jason Douglas

What a Pioneer in Temporary Hiring Looks For in Employees
Bill Pollock’s 70 years in charge of Drake International, the HR and recruitment company he co-founded, have seen him manage his way through economic crises, commodity crashes and Covid-19.

Oct. 9, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. ET

by Stuart Condie



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