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2. Discouraged workers Which of the following statements correctly describe discouraged workers? (If none of the choices apply, leave all of the checkboxes blank.) Check all that apply. They have given up on looking for a job. They are counted as part of the labor force by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. They are employed workers who want to earn higher wages. They are full-time workers who would like to work only part-time. The following table contains U.S. employment information from August 2018. Civilian Population (Persons 16 years old and over) 258,066,000 Employed (Persons) 155,604,000 Unemployed (Persons) 6,197,000 Discouraged (Persons) 434,000 The Bureau of Labor Statistics has several measures of joblessness in addition to the official unemployment rate. One alternative is the U-4 measure of labor underutilization, which is

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