The conservative line on unemployment this year has been all about discouraged workers who are not counted in the standard U3 unemployment, unfortunately for them U6 unemployment which does account for them is down 0.5% this year and 0.1% last month.
http://portalseven.com/employment/unemp … ate_u6.jsp (figure 2)
by pgrundy8 years ago
Wall Street is happy this morning over it. It was 9.6%. The president still expects it to top 10% before the end of the year.Who makes this stuff up????
by Cassie Smith5 years ago
The Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce reports that newly graduated architects face the highest unemployment rate among new grads, 13.9% Arts major face an unemployment rate of 11.1%. ...
by Kathryn L Hill4 years ago
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by OLYHOOCH6 years ago
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by uncorrectedvision6 years ago
If not the most often touted, misunderstood piece of government disinformation is the unemployment rate. It does not represent those who are not employed or those who would rather be employed than...
by Karl M4 years ago
Apparently, As an SSDI recipient , I'm not allowed to start a business! But it's ok if existing business's don't hire me even when they give other people the job even after they got in fight's with co-workers! WTF!!!
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