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Points:1 / 1Close ExplanationExplanation:Any jobless person who has not looked for work in the past 4 weeks is not in the labor force accordingto the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Some of these jobless people who are not in the labor forceindicate that they'd like to have a job and are available for work. The BLS classifies such peopleasmarginally attached workers.Discouraged workersare marginally attached workers who givea job­market­related reason for giving up on their job search. Typically, discouraged workers give up ontheir search because they feel that there are no current opportunities for them in the labor market.2. Discouraged workersWhich of the following statements correctly describe discouraged workers? (If none of the choices apply,leave all of the checkboxes blank.)Check all that apply.
The following table contains U.S. employment information from December 2010.Civilian PopulationEmployedUnemployedDiscouraged(Persons 16 years old and over)(Persons)(Persons)(Persons)238,889,000139,206,00014,485,000

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Term
Spring
Professor
Adeyemi Adesuyi
Tags
Jobless recovery, Discouraged worker, official unemployment rate

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