Here's Why It's Different This Time

Many economists still argue that the Great Recession was just like all the others, except a bit bigger. 

Here’s why they’re wrong.

Check out the number of people unemployed more than 26 weeks (expressed below as a percentage of the population). 

Even if the recovery continues and the number of the long-term unemployed finally stops rising, it will likely take a decade or more for this group to shrink to normal levels.

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