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Public Employment Service in US - USDOL has neglected strengthening the partnership with Unemployment Insurance research finds

The Employment Service-Unemployment Insurance (ES-UI) partnership is rooted in permanent authorizing statutes, an identical fund source, common rules for state administration, and interdependent practices to guard against improper payments and expose claimants to suitable job openings. 260 more words

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Unemployment Insurance in US - How to improve it

Some researchers and policymakers have reasonably worried that generous UI could discourage serious job search and raise workers’ wage demands unrealistically (an instance of what economists call “moral hazard”), thereby slowing the overall labor market recovery. 281 more words

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One Way to Save Money, Reduce Fraud and Employ People Faster (NM)

New Mexico has a unique program that combines behavioral economics and predictive analytics.

During the height of the Great Recession, when 10 percent of workers were out of a job, unemployment insurance pumped $155 billion into the pockets of laid-off workers. 73 more words

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Introduction to Finance Cappuccino

Happy New Year everyone and welcome to Finance Cappuccino!

This is my very first blog post and the first of many blog posts I am hoping to share with you. 716 more words

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Why Britain Needs an Optional Private Unemployment Insurance Scheme

by John Brian Shannon | January 1, 2017

Like all developed nations, Britain has a government-backed unemployment insurance scheme where workers pay fractional amounts of every pound sterling they earn to a national unemployment insurance fund during their working years. 1,206 more words