PUBLIC POLICY AND JOB SEARCH

PUBLIC POLICY AND JOB SEARCH Even if some frictional unemployment is inevitable, the precise amount the f er information spreads about job openings and worker availability, the more rapidly the economy can match workers and firms. The Internet, for instance, may help...

WHY SOME FRICTIONAL UNEMPLOYMENT IS INEVITABLE

WHY SOME FRICTIONAL UNEMPLOYMENT IS INEVITABLE Frictional unemployment is often be changes in the  When consumers decide that they prefer Den to Gateway computers, Dell increases employment, and Gate way lays off workers. The former Gateway workers must now search for...

JOB SEARCH

JOB SEARCH One reason economies always experience some unemployment is job search. Job search is the process of matching workers with appropriate jobs. If all workers and all jobs were the same, so that all workers were, equally well suited for all jobs, job search...

How LONG ARE THE UNEMPLOYED WITHOUT WORK?

How LONG ARE THE UNEMPLOYED WITHOUT WORK? In judging how serious the problem of unemployment is, one question to consider is whether unemployment is typically a short-term or long-term condition. If unemployment is short-term, one might conclude that it is not a big...