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Measuring Unemployment Online Course for Teachers and Students

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When unemployment is persistently high, government may enact policies to bring it down; so, unemployment statistics matter. Students learn how these data are collected and how unemployment is measured in this short course.

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Audience:   High School, College
Language:   English
Subjects:   Civics/Government, AP Economics, Economics
Resource Types:   Online Course
Concepts:   Business Cycle, Federal Reserve System-functions, Unemployment, Human Capital