TITLE

Planned Unemployment

PUB. DATE
March 1976
SOURCE
National Review;3/19/1976, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p255
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article examines the government policy towards the unemployment trend in the U.S. in 1976. The federal government of the country has developed economic policies that would limit its average national unemployment rate. According to the essay, the unemployment rate in the country is 7.7 percent. Hence, seven million people are predicted to be unemployed in the nation in the upcoming years. In this regard, the trend was also believed to have an impact on the economic conditions in the nation.
ACCESSION #
6059644

 

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