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Cyclical Unemployment

Who's to Blame for Long-Term Unemployment?

Bob Burnett | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics
Bob Burnett

President Obama has tried to do the right thing, both for the economy and the unemployed, but has had

Auto Plant Receives Enormous Number Of Applications For 877 Jobs

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 06.07.2012 | Business

To get a job at Hyundai’s plant in Montgomery, Alabama, this summer, you'll have to best over two dozen other competitors. Yes, the plant that ma...

Republican Politics and the Unemployment Conundrum

David Coates | Posted 03.18.2012 | Politics
David Coates

Instead of judging the job plans of any of the leading Republican candidates against a mythology of their own making, let's instead examine them against the real causes of American job loss since 2008.

CEO: 'Mismatch' Between Jobs Available, Workers Needed

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 08.21.2011 | Business

The United States might have millions of unemployed workers, but one company is having a hard time finding people that fit. Eric Spiegel, U.S. regi...

Maxwell Strachan

What Causes High Unemployment? Blame The Business Cycle, Report Finds

HuffingtonPost.com | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 07.16.2011 | Business

America's current unemployment crisis is predominately the result of a pronounced dip in the business cycle, according to a new paper by economists at...

SF Fed Blames Business Cycle For High Unemployment

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(Reuters) - The current high rate of unemployment in the United States is primarily due to cyclical factors, not structural changes in the economy...