The four types of unemployment include cyclical, frictional, seasonal and structural unemployment. Unemployment is a situation where people have no job and are actively seeking job opportunities. Unemployment may be caus... More » Government & Politics Social Services

To calculate unemployment compensation tax, first obtain a payroll tax information sheet, then determine the amount of annual income subject to employer payroll taxes. Next, calculate the unemployment compensation taxati... More » Government & Politics Social Services

Unemployment creates a lack of financial stability, leading to a downwards spiral in social mobility and eventually poverty. The unemployed will have a lower standard of living than most employed people. More » World View Social Sciences
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