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N. Gregory Mankiw
ISBN: 9781337091985

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8th Edition
N. Gregory Mankiw
ISBN: 9781337091985
Textbook Problem

Between January 2010 and January 2016, U.S. employment increased by 12.1 million workers, but the number of unemployed workers declined by only 7.3 million. How are these numbers consistent with each other? Why might one expect a reduction in the number of people counted as unemployed to be smaller than the increase in the number of people employed?

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Employed and unemployed

Explanation

The U.S. employment rate increased by 12.1 million workers between January 2010 and January 2016; but the number of unemployed workers declined by only 7.3 million. That is the US labor force and number of popul...

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