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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ASK NEWS:
  • COALITION ANNOUNCES HENRY ENGLISH SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM - Atlanta Daily World
    ... jobs pay off long-term , research finds, as working teens earn more money ... The jobless rate for 16 to 19 year-olds in 2014 was 84 percent ...
    05/3/2016 - 4:25 am | View Link
  • Suicides rise at a startling rate - Workers World Online
    Last April seven teens on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation committed ... has exacerbated Native workers’ unemployment, and high jobless rates
    05/2/2016 - 11:20 am | View Link
  • Efforts to reconsider life sentences for juveniles gain momentum in ... - Baltimore Sun
    ... also say that many prisoners who were sentenced as teens have shown they ... there was these children that were supposedly jobless, fatherless ...
    04/23/2016 - 10:12 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • Boat Belonging to 2 Missing Florida Teens Found Off Coast of Bermuda
    But at the same time the U.S. jobs market has continued to strengthen - with a jobless rate now of just 5%. Beyoncé's new album Lemonade is the latest Tidal exclusive Rumors have been swirling since the album's April . 23 release that infidelity of either ...
    04/27/2016 - 9:51 am | View Link
  • Jobless rate improving for black teens in Arkansas, still ‘unacceptably high’
    The employment figures for minority teens is improving in Arkansas but still remains at a high level ahead of the summer period when many youths between the ages of 16-19 look for jobs. At the beginning of 2015, Talk Business & Politics looked at the ...
    04/6/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Jobless rates fell in July for teens and black Americans
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- It looks as though lots of teenagers landed summer jobs in July. The unemployment rate for people ages 16 to 19 fell nearly 2 percentage points from June to 16.2 percent, the lowest level since March 2008. Since the Great Recession ...
    08/7/2015 - 6:36 am | View Link
  • Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections
    A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Local Rockland, N.Y., teens go through job training during Rockland Youth Bureau's TEACH program at Rockland Community College in Ramapo, N.Y., on July 8, 2014. (Photo: Carucha L. Meuse, The (Westchester County ...
    07/14/2014 - 12:19 pm | View Link
  • Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections
    Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections Melissa Wildman, center, goes through job training with Roddmy Remy during Rockland Youth Bureau's TEACH program at Rockland Community College in Ramapo on July 8, 2014. Check out this story on lohud.com ...
    07/7/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Making 9 Million Jobless "Vanish": How The Government ...
    Making 9 Million Jobless "Vanish": How The Government Manipulates Unemployment Statistics. By Daniel R. Amerman, CFA
    05/1/2016 - 5:04 pm | View Website
  • Youth employment
    A key part of our campaign is an enewsletter, the Youth Unemployment Monitor. The Monitor is a useful source of information and policy analysis.
    05/1/2016 - 5:04 pm | View Website
  • Table A-2. Employment status of the civilian population by ...
    U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics | Division of Labor Force Statistics, PSB Suite 4675, 2 Massachusetts Avenue, NE Washington, DC 20212-0001 www.bls.gov/CPS | Telephone ...
    05/1/2016 - 2:09 am | View Website
  • Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless ...
    2015-03-03 Noted technological maven and futurist Ford (The Lights in the Tunnel: Automation, Accelerating Technology and the Economy of the Future, 2009) returns ...
    04/30/2016 - 8:04 pm | View Website
  • Jobless and Less: The Blog for the Employmentally Challenged
    This blog has my experiences with layoffs and unemployment, as well as tips, articles, news and the occasional music post.
    04/30/2016 - 4:22 pm | View Website
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