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The Plight of the MBA Generation

Manny41 Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 1:52 PM
What we have done is try to preserve your liberties, including the one you exercised when you demonstrated your ignorance. Your welcome.

During the first-ever Federal Reserve press conference, Fed chair Ben Bernanke said the number of jobs in America was still 7 million behind the number of people employed when the recession began. When asked whether the Fed could do anything about long-term unemployment, Bernanke said the central bank has been fighting it with an aggressive monetary policy. But he admitted his crew operating out of the Eccles Building doesn't have any tools to make the long-term unemployed employable again.

Orginally published Monday, May 02, 2011

A day later the news came that first-time unemployment claims rose to 429,000 — up from...