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April 2010 Addendum: A Year or More: The High Cost of Long-Term Unemployment

April 2010 Addendum: A Year or More: The High Cost of Long-Term Unemployment
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In April 2010, the Pew Fiscal Analysis Initiative released A Year or More: The High Cost of Long-Term Unemployment, which found that in December 2009, 23 percent of the 14.7 million unemployed Americans—3.4  million people, roughly the population of Connecticut—had  been out of work for a year or longer. The 23 percent rate was the highest since World War II. 
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Date:
October 7, 2010
Project:
Fiscal Federalism Initiative
Issues:
Federal Impact

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PCS.PRODUCTION.1.20140221.1210 (PEWSUWVMWAPP01)