Articles About long term unemployment
August 15, 2014
Excessive long-term unemployment is one of those outrageous economic problems that demands action, but we apparently can't figure out what to do about it.
August 14, 2014
Last week's modest uptick in jobless claims is not surprising, nor alarming.
August 07, 2014
First-time applications for unemployment benefits remain near pre-recession lows.
July 09, 2014
With all the shouting, it can be hard to get a clear picture of what's going on with the economy. These charts can help focus the picture.
July 03, 2014
In many ways, the Department of Labor’s June Employment Situation Report was proof that the underlying trends in the U.S. labor market are strengthening.
June 26, 2014
Continuing a well-established trend, fewer Americans filed applications for unemployment benefits last week.