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Total unemployment is the highest since 1994 -- under-25s and northerners are bearing the brunt.
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Suzi Quatro Man,
Walking pace, at the moment we seem to running towards 3 million unemployed and a recession, justice for Cameron and Clegg.
Inastew, you change your tune more times the woodwind section of th James Last Orchestra.
One minute your ranting about Labour closing car production, the next Ford management sulked, what is it going to be.
21 January 2012 at 11:05
Cloddite, still nothing worthwhile to contribute, is your " mate " still hard Ed Balls? Matthew; you really do need to come-off the meths.
Look here 1%. Why do we have 300.000 unemployed foreigners claiming unemployment benefit?
Privet please remember what you have written.
When did the BofE predict the economy grow by 3%.
Do you need me to find out for you?
Nice to see Chris Grayling MP virtually lost for words and lying on Channel 4's news programme after major firms such as Burger King and a whole host of major firms are now pulling out of accepting the unemployed for free on the Work Programme.
I hope this is the beginning of the end of the Work Programme - STICK IT GRAYLING.
The trade deficit is awful Inastew, and we have the died hand of Osborne controlling it old bean.
They hacked off the US management team, no Inastew, you haven't been prepared to blame Jack Nasser until now, so you are changing your tune.
Labour built 300,000 afforable homes Inastew, you want to see Osborne's handy work.
I take it you have missed the report, showing more UK Companies are posting profit warnings?
More Osborne magic Inastew.
Super sorry, it should have read "When did the BofE predict the economy would grow by 3% "
Inastew, no mention of the euro, why?
It's not just retail who are shedding jobs Inastew.
Manufacturing and Construction are also shedding jobs as well.
Inastew, didn't the OBR predicted 2 million new private job losses?
With exports declining and imports on the rise, aren't you getting a taste of your own medicine?
more diarrhea from Danny Blanchflowers lovechild Matt Fox
it wont ease unemployment massively Matt but its a start, from 2013 we are looking at 3% then rising strongly.
As I said, if Labour had held some reserves instead of debt the coalition could have spent now on infrastructure, easing unemplyment, so its a Labour related probelm Matt,
I suppose you didnt read the third paragraph? or just didnt understand it?
back to the learning board Matt, better read next time.
David Blanchflower is economics editor of the New Statesman and professor of economics at Dartmouth College, New Hampshire