How can it boost demand and soak up all the unemployed and underemployed?
A new WPA would have helped create jobs and provided some training to underemployed or unemployed youth.
Those trends reveal the existence of a very large class of unemployed, underemployed, and employed but poorly paid workers.
Wages are rising at a slow rate, up about 2.2 percent in the past 12 months, and too many people are unemployed or underemployed.
But most of his friends remain either without jobs or underemployed.
Unemployed, underemployed, not even looking anymore, wrong direction … no question that they are all bleak figures.
Today, 21 and a half million Americans are unemployed or underemployed—about twice as many as six years ago, according to NPR.
And 23 million Americans remain unemployed or underemployed.
And in 2012, over 50 percent of graduates under the age of 25 were either unemployed or underemployed.
More than 17 million Americans are unemployed or underemployed.