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Prosperity Watch: State job creation lags nation, but gap beginning to close

Posted By Allan Freyer On March 21, 2013 @ 8:30 am In NC Budget and Tax Center | Comments Disabled

Earlier this week, the N.C. Division of Employment Security released the latest jobs numbers for January, and unsurprisingly, North Carolina’s labor market is continuing to struggle. As the latest issue of Prosperity Watch [1]makes clear, the state’s employment recovery is still lagging the national average, and despite slowly beginning to close this gap, much work remains to provide adequate employment opportunities for North Carolina’s workers.  See the latest Prosperity Watch [1]for details.

 


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[1] Prosperity Watch : http://www.ncjustice.org/?q=budget-and-tax/prosperity-watch-issue-23-no-1-north-carolinas-job-creation-continues-lag-despite

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