Description:Ã‚Â Employers once again slashed a substantial number of jobs off their payrolls in December, according to a disappointing report from the government Friday. But there was a small glimmer of hope as well.
Questions for discussion:
- Why is the loss of so many jobs so significant?
- What does this say about the businesses letting these workers go?
- How does net job creation or loss affect how well the economyÃ‚Â will perform? Explain your answer.