Random Fact

The United States poverty rate in 2013 was 14.5%. In 2012 it was 15%. It was 12.5% in 2007 (pre-recession). In 1959, it was 22.4% (http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/about/overview/index.html).

Unit 4: Business Fluctuations

Section 1: Business Fluctuations
Section 2: The Great Depression of the 1930s
Section 3: The Unemployment Rate
Section 4: Types of Unemployment and the Definition and Significance of Full Employment
Section 5: Unemployment Rates by States and Demographic Groups
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