SEOUL — Many observers may be surprised how quickly U.S. employment recovers as there is “good reason to believe” jobs growth will continue as the year progresses, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia president Charles Plosser said Monday.

“There’s good reason to believe over the course of this year we’ll continue to improve on the employment front and see employment growth,” Plosser said at a conference here sponsored by the Bank of Korean, the country’s central bank.

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