- INDICATOR. // People Management;7/10/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 14, p45
The article presents employment and legal statistics in Great Britain including the number of jobs created in May 2008, unemployment rate and the national minimum wage.
- INDICATOR. // People Management;1/1/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p45
The article presents employment statistics on unemployment rate, redundancy pay and national minimum wage.
- Minimum wages vs. maximum job opportunities. Rankin, Ken // DSN Retailing Today;10/23/2000, Vol. 39 Issue 20, p13
Discusses issues regarding the establishment of a national minimum wage rate in the U.S. Percentage of unemployment rate in Imperial County, California; Information on the State Flexibility initiative, a plan allowing states to opt out of future increases in the government minimum wage rate;...
- Is Anyone Unemployable? // Saturday Evening Post;Fall1971, Vol. 243 Issue 2, p100
Comments on unemployment in the U.S. in 1971. Inconsistency of minimum wage concept with full employment in a free-market society; Role of a national network of citizen draft boards in the employability of the U.S. people; Significance of employment to people.
- Statistical Significance. O'KEEFE, EAMON // Econ Focus;2015 1st Quarter, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p8
The article looks into the business and economic applications of statistical significance. These include determining the correlation between a state's minimum wage and unemployment and identifying the factors that might affect employment. Topics discussed include the need for researchers to...
- Jobs Recovery Is Still Anemic. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;3/10/2014, pA10
The article reports that the U.S. government and media talk about celebrating the 185,000 jobs created in February 2014. It says that the 63% labor force participation rate stays stuck at its lowest point since the late 1970s. It states that the real unemployment rate and underemployment is...
- Comp as an economic indicator. Ceniceros, Roberto // Business Insurance;10/22/2012, Vol. 46 Issue 41, p0008
The article explores workers compensation (comp) claims as an economic indicator. It analyzes the implications of the debate over jobs by U.S. President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romeny as the Department of Labor reported that the unemployment rate dropped to 7.8 percent in...
- IV. Improving labour market outcomes for marginal groups. // OECD Economic Surveys: New Zealand;Dec2003 Supplement 3, Vol. 2003, p114
Discusses the labor market position of marginal groups or jobless individuals who want to be employed and the unemployment benefit system for the groups in New Zealand. Employment rate in the region; Features of the social assistance systems for marginal groups; Impact of raising the minimum...
- Summer Youth Employment. Dobbins, Nick // Minnesota Employment Review;Mar2014, p1
The article focuses on employment picture for teen job-seekers of Minnesota in the summer season of 2014. It mentions there was decline in unemployment in 2013 and the average unemployment rate for teenage workers dropped from 18.9 percent in 2012 to 16.7 percent in 2013. According to the U.S....