PBS NewsHour

U.S. unemployment decrease reflects more workforce dropouts

Clip: 09/06/2014 | 3m 5s

According to Friday's jobs report, the unemployment rate dropped from 6.2 percent to 6.1 percent. However, the number of Americans dropping out of the workforce rose. Sudeep Reddy of the Wall Street Journal joins Hari Sreenivasan from Washington to talk about the long-term effects these exits may have on the nation's economy.

Aired: 09/06/14

Rating: NR

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