Long-term Unemployed Older Workers Persist in a Boom Economy

March 22, 2022

New brief discusses survey findings on long-term unemployed older workers as well as offers suggestions for the public workforce system.

Discusses findings and insights from a survey of members of the New Start Career Network, a Heldrich Center program that provides job search support to New Jersey residents age 45 and older who have been out of work six or more months. Also suggests focus areas the public workforce system should consider to better serve the long-term unemployed.