Unemployment Figures for European Union Shown to Be an Illusion

EU Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker boasted in his Sept. 13 speech on the “state of the union” that “almost 8 million jobs” had been created during his mandate so far. In reality, Eurostat figures show that real unemployment in the EU is 20% on average, with Italy up to 35%, as economist Alberto Bagnai has earlier reported.Hier   weiterlesen