Glossary of "U"

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“A situation in which a worker is employed, but not in the desired capacity, whether in terms of compensation, hours, or level of skill and experience. While not technically unemployed, the...
"When unemployed people who receive benefits, either from the government or from private charity, are deterred from taking a new job because the reduction or removal of benefit if they do will make...
"The number of people of working age without a job is usually expressed as an unemployment rate, a percentage of the workforce. This rate generally rises and falls in step with the business cycle—...
"Unions, also known as labor unions or trade unions, are democratic organizations of workers that strive to achieve economic and political gains for their members or for workers in general. At a...