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Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Economic Synopses
“Unemployment claims hit 8½-year low”: interpret with caution
David Wiczer
Abstract

An unemployment statistic based on unemployment insurance is less useful because it does not measure unemployment itself.


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David Wiczer, "“Unemployment claims hit 8½-year low”: interpret with caution" , Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Economic Synopses, issue 20, 2014.
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