Structural or frictional employment

Discussion 1

In this week’s forum, you will provide a brief installment on GDP per capita. Please post a strong, thoughtful paragraph to the question – what is the GDP per capita of the U.S, China, Mexico, Canada, and Vietnam and what do these numbers tell us about each country’s ‘standard of living?

Discussion 2

List the following: current unemployment rate; unemployment rate Sept 2021; unemployment rate Sept 2020; unemployment rate Sept 2019

Now – address the following in a strong paragraph or two:

what explains the recovery of over 10 million of the 20 million jobs lost in the last 12 months – structural or frictional employment – both? Explain.
what three things have you done in the past 12 months to improve your employment competitiveness in the wake of the economic challenges from the pandemic?

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