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Global Women's Project | Wed, Oct 12, 2011

Jobs With and For a Future

Last month, U.S. unemployment rate was reported at 9.1 percent. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) some 13.9 million Americans are out of work; 8.5 million are involuntary part-time workers; and 2.2 million have stopped looking for work: a total of 24.6 million workers. Read the latest briefing paper from the Global Women’s Project, “Jobs With and For A Future,” to learn about two areas where job growth is possible and beneficial for individuals and society – the Green Economy and the Care Economy.