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Van Horn: Observations on Long-Term Unemployment in USA Today

Monday, January 9, 2017

This USA Today article examines the long-term unemployed job seekers in today's job market. Heldrich Center Director Carl Van Horn speaks about the obstacles faced by this group of job seekers, and how occassional job searches by those laid off in the downturn create more competition for jobs among job seekers who have been unemployed for six months or more. Read the full article here.

News Type: 
Press Coverage
Media Outlet: 
USA Today
Topic: 
U.S. Labor Market & Industry
Workforce Policy & Practice
Keywords: 
job market
long-term unemployment
older job seekers
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