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Candidate Survey: Michigan Coalition Against Homelessness

The first time I got a survey from Michigan Coalition Against Homelessness, I put it in the “to do” pile and there it stayed until I managed to dig it out and realize it was past due. 99 more words


Employment Up, Interest Rates Falling Again

Popular Economics Weekly

We are still in the Goldilocks economy—it’s not too hot or too cold. In fact, there is enough geopolitical unrest (now it’s the Hong Kong youth protests against China’s hardliners) to drive down interest rates, and boost U.S. 619 more words

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Europe - Try the improved European Unemployment Insurance scheme simulator

Following on from our previous blog post on this topic, we invite you to try out our improved European Unemployment Insurance (EUI) scheme simulator which now includes a line graph to chart the evolution of the net flows from the scheme and its situation, as well as a heat map of all European countries. 215 more words

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For an European unemployment insurance - A Commission Report

The best idea for an EMU-level automatic fiscal stabiliser is in my view a scheme where fiscal stimulus is provided to countries of the monetary union based on developments in their short-term unemployment. 561 more words

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Should Unemployment Insurance Impact Your Employment Decisions?

Today, for the umpteenth time, I saw more bad advice being spewed from the opinionated but anonymous posters on the SHRM message boards.

I don’t know why I get so annoyed by these posters… why should I care if inaccurate information is being shared in such a arrogant manner that it sure looks like they know what they’re talking about? 636 more words


Older Workers Who Lost Their Jobs During The Great Recession In US - Stronger welfare policies would have helped their mental health research finds

The old cliché states, “Money doesn’t make you happy”, but is this really true? In new research, Carlos Riumallo-Herl finds that wealth had an insulating effect against depression for older workers who lost their jobs during the Great Recession in the U.S. 108 more words

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"Not A Good Sign": Wisconsin’s Walker, Struggling, Rolls Out New Platform

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) had a plan: win a second term, take advantage of a good year for Republicans, and soon after prepare for a national campaign. 662 more words