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Structural unemployment

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Structural unemployment - definition

Structural unemployment is unemployment that results from a change in the structure of an economy, such as when an economy produces fewer industrial goods and more services.

When specific industies are located in particular geographical regions, structural changes can create regional unemployment, which is sub-type of structural unemployment. Structural unemployment is also associated with globalisation.




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