TITLE

Jobless market

AUTHOR(S)
Stein, Lisa
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/16/2003, Vol. 134 Issue 21, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Mentions that the U.S. Labor Department reported unemployment in May 2003 hit 6.1 %, the highest rate in nine years. Number of jobs lost since 2001.
ACCESSION #
9979348

 

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