February 23, 2024
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UCSB economist: This job market doesn’t quite add up


Economist Peter Rupert at a UCSB Economic Forecast Project event on May 4. (Brooke Holland photo) The unemployment rate is “very low” in the United States, but the labor market is puzzling. That’s according to economist Peter Rupert, the executive director of the UC Santa Barbara Economic Forecast Project. He delivered a general economic outlook…


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