This really is obvious - because economists are always puzzled.
Discouraged workers represent less than one third of one percent of the entire labor force (the sum of all employed, unemployed, and available workers). And that number is only five-one-hundredths of one percent higher than the historical average.
If you like these links, you'll love
Come on, it's $5 a month, just do it.
Sign up for the Fark NotNewsletter!
Links are submitted by members of the Fark community.
When community members submit a link, they also write a custom headline for the story.
Other Farkers comment on the links. This is the number of comments. Click here to read them.
You need to create an account to submit links or post comments.
Click here to submit a link.
Also on Fark
Submit a Link »
Copyright © 1999 - 2018 Fark, Inc | Last updated: Mar 24 2018 15:00:34
Runtime: 0.756 sec (755 ms)