A Global Marshall Plan for Joblessness?

New Economic Perspectives has the article A Global Marshall Plan for Joblessness?.

The Solution: A Global Marshall Plan for the Unemployed

Because the social and economic costs of unemployment spread and reproduce in complex and pernicious ways, it ought to be treated like an infectious disease. The policy response should aim at inoculation against unemployment, not at countering its effects.

Some interesting ideas and some interesting history in this article.

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