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CSE B Atlanta Fed- Labor force and unemployment

by Joe Calhoun

The latest in a series of videos focused on economic issues and the Federal Reserve looks at the labor force, the unemployment rate, and other key labor market indicators. Engaging graphics and real-life examples help explain who makes up the labor force and how the unemployment rate is calculated, along with the factors that make this rate fluctuate.

CSE B Atlanta Fed- Labor force and unemployment

Economists closely monitor the unemployment rate to gauge how well the economy is performing. The latest video in The Fed Explained video series uses vibrant graphics and real life examples to explore the labor force, employment, the all-important u

from The Fed Explained: The Ups and Downs of Unemployment (2012)
Creator: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Posted by Joe Calhoun