LABOR PARTICIPATION RATE HITS 34-YEAR LOW… Teen employment hits record lows, suggesting lost generation
LABOR PARTICIPATION RATE HITS 34-YEAR LOW
The percentage of Americans who have a job or are looking for one, known as the labor force participation rate (LFPR), has plunged to a 34-year low, according to a new report from staffing company Express Employment Professionals.
Teen employment hits record lows, suggesting lost generation
WASHINGTON — For the fourth consecutive summer, teen employment has stayed anchored around record lows, prompting experts to fear that a generation of youth is likely to be economically stunted with lower earnings and opportunities in years ahead.Read more here: http://www.mcclatchydc.com/2013/08/29/200769/teen-employment-hits-record-lows.html#.UiDD9RuwXSI