Behind The Numbers: Slow Job Growth Is A Problem; Long-term Unemployment Is A Crisis

Perhaps the most depressing aspect of last week's report -- and the recovery in general -- is the huge number of long-term unemployed workers

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    Long-term unemployment falling: How much credit for Obama? - Christian Science Monitor
    10/15/2014 - 2:17 pm | View Link
  • Long-term unemployment falling: How much credit for Obama? (+video) - Christian Science Monitor
    Obama deserve for the improved job-market ... the problem isn’t totally solved. The share of the workforce facing long-term unemployment is ...
    10/15/2014 - 8:39 am | View Link
  • Where the Tea Party Rules - Rolling Stone
    If the Obama administration has been plagued by slow job growth and a ... care and retail sectors, creating a problem less of unemployment than of
    10/14/2014 - 10:05 am | View Link
  • Helen Clark - Individual.com
    ... proportion of global growth. Their growth ... rate cuts and plans for long term refinancing ... Youth unemployment is still a serious ...
    10/13/2014 - 10:34 am | View Link
  • Helen Clark: Statement at the Annual Meeting of the International ... - United Nations Development Program
    ... proportion of global growth. Their growth ... rate cuts and plans for long term refinancing ... Youth unemployment is still a serious ...
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  • Today’s Crappy Jobs Numbers, Brought To You By James Madison
    followed by a longer period of slow growth around 2.2 percent of Gross Domestic Product. These are not the sort of numbers that should give cheer to the long term unemployed or to young people struggling to find their first job. The origin of this problem ...
    02/7/2014 - 9:45 am | View Link
  • Nevada jobless numbers down slightly; Las Vegas rate drops to 9.7 percent
    Sure, job growth seems to have slowed in the summer. Still, long-term trends show above-average job creation ... Training and Rehabilitation reported Friday. The unemployment rate did tick down, though, falling to 9.5 percent in July, compared with ...
    08/16/2013 - 2:31 am | View Link
  • New Jersey Job Numbers Provide Sobering Backdrop to Labor Day
    But all of them are looking for help finding a new job at a time when both the national and state unemployment rates remain at generational highs and population growth has created ... saying the long-term trends are favorable. “The national economy ...
    09/3/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Behind the Numbers: Slow Job Growth is a Problem; Long-term Unemployment is a Crisis
    Any way you slice it, Friday’s jobs numbers were a huge disappointment. Forecasters were expecting 150,000 jobs added, and even that figure would have represented mediocre job growth. But the actual number of 67,000 new jobs isn’t even enough to keep ...
    05/30/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Four Thoughts: How about those employment numbers?
    Kern's December unemployment rate was 13.4 percent, the lowest rate in two years. We are still not seeing the rapid job growth we need ... with the very slow economic recovery is the length of time workers are unemployed. Long-term unemployment devastates ...
    01/13/2012 - 7:05 am | View Link
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