Linking employment problems to economic status
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Linking employment problems to economic status by Francis W Horvath

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Unemployed -- United States

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Edition Notes

SeriesBulletin -- 2123, Bulletin of the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics -- 2123
ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Labor Statistics
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 58 p. ;
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14922962M

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UNEMPLOyMENT AS A COMPLEx AND SERIOUS PERSONAL ANd SOCIAL ISSUE Abstract: Employment or the lack thereof, i.e. unemployment, as a widespread immediate occurrence which has its own implications, has always been known and important to people. Getting employed is considered as a prerequisite to aFile Size: KB. employment, access to health care, access to healthy foods, environmental pollutants, and occupational safety. 4. The link between social determinants of health, including social, economic, and environmental conditions, and health outcomes is widely recognized in the public health literature. employment crisis are provided. As mentioned in the preface of this book, there are more than 1 billion young people between the ages of 15 and 85 per cent of them live in developing File Size: KB. What Is the Long-Run Relationship between Use of Illegal Drugs and Job Status? The percent of the population 18 and older reporting use of an illegal drug in the previous month averaged percent over the sample years to Figure 2 shows how this percentage varies with employment status. Illegal drug use was 18 percent for the.

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