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N. Gregory Mankiw
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N. Gregory Mankiw
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305971509

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Chapter 15.1, Problem 1QQ
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How is the unemployment rate measured? • How might the unemployment rate overstate the amount of joblessness? How might it understate the amount of joblessness?

Expert Solution
To determine
The measurement of unemployment rate.

Explanation of Solution

Unemployment rate can be defined as the percentage of unemployed people in the labor force. This can be calculated as follows:

Unemployment rate=Number of unemployed

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