Unemployment Dynamics Point To Convergence

August 2007
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Aug2007, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p8
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The article reports that the Slovak registered unemployment continues to decline. According to the author, Slovak registered unemployment fell to a record low 8.3 percent. Since the start of 2006, total joblessness has declined by over three percentage points. This is driven by a 6.3 increase in manufacturing employment. The labor market is expected to stay healthy, with the amended end-2007 unemployment forecast at 8.0 percent.


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