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May 29, 2014 7:54 PM

NC’s declining Labor Force Participation Rate, and what to make of it

Some pundits worry about the declining Labor Force Participation Rate, the percentage of people 16 and older who are either working or unemployed but looking for work. One paper says its not all about discouraged workers.

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