"Expand Apprenticeships" that's what Justin Lahart from the Wall Street Journal suggests as a solution.
Lahart points out- "The March employment report showed that American workers aged 16-24 had an unemployment rate of 18.8%, nearly double the 9.7% unemployment rate for the population at large. Even though these young workers represent only about an eighth of the work force, they account for a quarter of America’s unemployed."
This rise in youth unemployment is seen worldwide and has huge consequences socially and financially. Read Lahart's article "Youth Unemployment Surges World-Wide" and let us know your solution!
Modified On : April 15, 2010
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