Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Economic Policy Institute, published in their May 2010 Briefing Paper:
- Since the start of the recession, an additional 1.2 million 16-24-year-olds have become disconnected from both formal schooling and work.
- The class of 2010 will be entering a labor market with the highest rates of unemployment in at least a generation.
- Unemployment rates for both college graduates and non-graduates younger than 25 are nearly double their pre-recession levels.