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Prosperity Watch: A surprising explanation for North Carolina’s lagging unemployment rate
Posted By Allan Freyer On April 24, 2013 @ 4:29 pm In NC Budget and Tax Center | Comments Disabled
We keep hearing how North Carolina’s unemployment rate keeps lagging behind the national average. And although this trend is certainly real—the Tarheel State’s unemployment remains mired above 9 percent while the national average is below 8 percent—the latest issue of Prosperity Watch provides a surprising explanation for North Carolina’s weaker performance. See Prosperity Watch  for details.
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URLs in this post:
 latest issue : http://www.ncjustice.org/?q=budget-and-tax/prosperity-watch-issue-24-no-4-north-carolinas-lagging-unemployment-rate-due-greater
 Prosperity Watch: Unemployed workers still outnumber available job openings by almost 3-to-1: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/06/26/prosperity-watch-unemployed-workers-still-outnumber-available-job-openings-by-almost-3-to-1/
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