In your contribution to this week’s Discussion Board, you will discuss how you are affected by unemployment, one of the country’s biggest macroeconomic policy concerns. Address both of the following in your discussion:
Explain an experience that someone you know, including yourself, had with unemployment. Think about the reason for the unemployment, and how long it lasted.
The following is a list of possible causes for unemployment. Choose the one that most closely fits your experience.
Be sure to explain.
A change in technology
Your company relocated and laid off workers
Did you or your acquaintance take a part-time job or a job for which they were overqualified to ensure they would have an income?
Over the last 7 years, the national unemployment rate has dropped steadily. How has that affected you? Please explain