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Employment and Unemployment: National

Updated: February 25, 2015

Monthly analysis of the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ national employment report.

U.S. Trade Deficit with Japan Resulted in Net Job Losses in All but Three Congressional Districts | 10:41 am, February 25, 2015
Currency manipulation by Japan—the second largest currency manipulator in the world—is a major driver of the U.S.-Japan trade deficit, which cost nearly 900,000 U.S. jobs in 2013. As the map below shows, the U.S. trade deficit with Japan resulted in …

Posted February 25, 2015 | Read the full report from EPI »

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