Disparities in unemployment within countries
Other Names: Regional unemployment within countries
Nature: The greater the regional variations in unemployment within a country, the higher will be the national rate of unemployment consistent with stable inflation.
Incidence: In 1987 unemployment rates in USA ranged from 2.5% in New Hampshire to 11.8% in Louisiana. In Italy jobless rate varied from 6.4% in Lombardy to 22.2 in Campagnia.
Problem Type: D: Detailed problems
Date of last update 23.02.2002 – 00:00 CET