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    Problems With the Unemployment Rate

    Feb 9, 14 • 2054 Views • No Comments

    Almost everyone is saying the unemployment rate is a problem. At 6.6% and with job creation at 113,000, the numbers reflect a troubled jobs market. The problem, though, might be the statistic. We began collecting employment statistics during the 1880s. For......  [read more]