May 4 (Bloomberg) -- Roger Altman, chairman of Evercore
Partners Inc., Mohamed El-Erian, chief executive officer and
co-chief investment officer of Pacific Investment Management
Co., and Dean Maki, chief U.S. economist at Barclays Capital
Inc., offer their views on today's U.S. jobs data for April and
the outlook for the labor market.
This report also contains comments from U.S. Secretary of
Labor Hilda Solis; Bill Gross, who runs the world's biggest
bond fund at Pacific Investment Management; Chad Moutray, chief economist at the National Association of Manufacturers; Vin Weber, a campaign adviser for Presidential candidate Mitt
Romney, and Ethan Harris, co-head of global economic research at Bank of American Merrill Lynch.