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ILO: Weak Global Recovery Has Curtailed Job Growth

The International Labor Organization says a weak recovery from the 2008 global economic downturn has curtailed job growth around the world.The ILO said Monday that nearly 202 million workers were unemployed in 2013, up 5 million from the year before. The Geneva-based group says most of the increase occurred in the East Asia and South Asia regions, followed by sub-Saharan Africa and Europe.With a weak recovery, the ILO says another 23 million workers have become discouraged from looking for a...

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