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Title Unemployment [electronic resource] / David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors.
Publication Info. Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2011.

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-Opposing Viewpoints In Context    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 203 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 190-192) and index.
Contents What contributes to unemployment? Globalization increases U.S. unemployment / Darren Weeks ; Globalization's negative impact on U.S. unemployment is exaggerated / Part I : William H. Overholt, Part II : Daniel Griswold ; Technology and automation increase unemployment / Martin Ford ; Technology and automation create jobs / Jeff Burnstein ; Raising minimum wage increases unemployment / Christopher Jaarda ; Raising minimum wage does not increase unemployment / Holly Sklar -- Who is particularly affected by high unemployment? Black unemployment is higher than the national average / Joel Dreyfuss ; Hispanic unemployment is higher than the national average / U.S. Congress' Joint Economic Committee ; Native American unemployment is higher than the national average / Algernon Austin ; Teenage unemployment is at a record high / Catherine Rampell ; High unemployment is forcing many older workers into retirement / Emily Brandon ; Unemployment will severely shortchange the next generation / Don Peck -- How effective is the government's response to unemployment? The economic stimulus plan is reducing unemployment / Congressional Budget Office ; The economic stimulus plan is increasing unemployment / Louis Woodhill ; Investing in green jobs will reduce unemployment / Robert Pollin et al. ; Investing in green jobs will not reduce unemployment / Kevin Hassett -- What can policy makers and businesses do to reduce unemployment? Government job creation and job security programs will lessen unemployment / Daniel Gross ; Raising taxes to pay for education and increased Social Security benefits will reduce unemployment / Moshe Adler ; Lowering immigration will reduce unemployment / Virgil Goode ; Immigrants are not responsible for high unemployment / Viveca Novak.
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Subject Unemployment -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Manpower policy -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Haugen, David M., 1969-
Musser, Susan.
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
ISBN 9780737752472 (hardback)
0737752475 (hardback)
9780737752489 (pbk.)
OCLC # sseb_ssj0000919801
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