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On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss today’s unemployment report, the record duration of unemployment, and why the headline number of 8.6% isn’t as good as it sounds.

We’re brought to you as always by BigGovernment and Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do so at coffee[at]newledger.com. We hope you enjoy the show.

Related Links:

BLS Employment Survey – November, 2001
Economy Creates 120,000 Jobs, Rate Tumbles to 8.6%
Treasuries Fall on Unemployment Rate Drop

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  • http://twitter.com/spaceagemonkey Christian Rishel

    Thanks for fixing the iTunes link.