Unit 2 Assignment #3

Unit 2 Assignment #3 - Unemployment Assignment 1. What was...

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Unemployment Assignment 1. What was the U.S non-farm unemployment rate reported on February 5, 2010 for the month of January 2010? b. 9.7 percent 2. How does the Janaury 2010, reported unemployment rate compare to the rate reported for the previous month of December 2009? b. lower 3. Which of these groups had the highest unemployment rates in January 2010? c. Adult men 4. In January 2010, which of these industry groups experienced job growth? a. retail trade 5. Are marginally attached workers counted as employed, unemployed or not in the labor force? c. Not in the labor force 6. What is the percentage of the civilian noninstitutional population that is employed or unemployed called? a. Labor force participation rate 7. What is the general consensus estimate of the unemployment rate of full employment? b. 4.5-5 percent 8. Given the following data, what is the unemployment rate?
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This note was uploaded on 10/01/2011 for the course ECON 2106 taught by Professor Banzhaf during the Spring '06 term at Georgia State.

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