More Than 7 In 10 Us Teens Jobless In Summer

Once a rite of passage to adulthood, summer jobs for teens are disappearing. Fewer than three in 10 American teenagers now hold jobs such as running cash registers, mowing lawns or busing restaurant tables from June to August. The decline has been particularly sharp since 2000, with employment for 16- to 19-year-olds falling to the lowest level since World War ...

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  • A sacrifice for all - Chicago Tribune
    Bruce Rauner telling the homeless, jobless teens, children with developmental delays and others at the bottom of the economic ladder to...
    04/15/2015 - 12:16 pm | View Link
  • Report: Blacks at rock bottom of America's equality index - Individual.com
    ... by police, and a constant press to lower the jobless rate for African ... the families of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown, unarmed teens ...
    04/6/2015 - 3:09 pm | View Link
  • Report: Blacks at rock bottom of America’s equality index - District Chronicles
    ... by police, and a constant press to lower the jobless rate for African ... the families of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown, unarmed teens ...
    04/6/2015 - 12:56 pm | View Link
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  • Raising wage lowers boom on teens
    But among teens the rate is 17.5 percent — and 18.1 percent for 16- and 17-year-olds. For Hispanic teens, the jobless rate approaches 30 percent, and for black teens, it’s near 40 percent. Nevada’s jobless numbers are worse — worst among the 50 states.
    04/25/2015 - 8:13 pm | View Link
  • Job prospects for teens looking up for summer in Minnesota
    “With strong employment growth in both the retail and the accommodation and food service sectors in March, this might be a great summer for teens in Minnesota to get ... the new figures are an improvement from teen jobless rates that surged to more ...
    04/24/2015 - 10:22 pm | View Link
  • With summer coming, job prospects grow for Minnesota teens
    The share of teens looking for a job who couldn’t find one skyrocketed in the 2008-09 recession, rising as high as 21 percent and then falling slowly. The speed of that drop picked up over the last 24 months, and the state’s teen jobless rate was ...
    04/24/2015 - 4:10 pm | View Link
  • Diane Stafford: Summer jobs should be easier to get in 2015
    Granted, the jobless rate among teens who want to work was recorded at 17 percent in March. That’s high, but it’s a healthy slide from the 29 percent jobless peak for that age group in June 2010. These days, a committed young job searcher, particularly ...
    04/24/2015 - 1:26 pm | View Link
  • Jobless teens will have to pick litter to get dole: Cameron to use ringer speech to claim it is wrong they can receive handouts straight away
    Jobless youngsters will be forced to pick up litter or carry out other community work if they want to receive benefits, David Cameron will say today. In a major speech on Tory welfare plans, the Prime Minister will claim it is wrong for them to be allowed ...
    02/16/2015 - 12:04 pm | View Link
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