Problem

Resignation to permanent joblessness

Other Names:
Rejection of possibility of work
Permanently discouraged workers
Incidence:
It is believed that many permanently discouraged workers fail to register as unemployed, notably in the USA, thus diminishing the apparent levels of unemployed in surveys.
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
13.03.1997 – 00:00 CET