Jobless and Looking

Job seeker Chris Stewart, in San Francisco last year, wears a shirt that includes his contact information on the front and reads "Jobless Not Hopeless: Ask For My Resume" on the back.  -  Steve Rhodes via Flickr.

Job seeker Chris Stewart, in San Francisco last year, wears a shirt that includes his contact information on the front and reads "Jobless Not Hopeless: Ask For My Resume" on the back.

Steve Rhodes via Flickr.

Jobless and Looking

The struggle to find work when jobs are scarce.

The unemployed have been told career training and education are the path to jobs, but many are finding this is not the case. The struggles of many of the nation's job seekers in an economy where work is scarce.

Guests

Dante Chinni

Director of the Christian Science Monitor's "Patchwork Nation" blog

Robert Lerman

Professor of Economics at American University and Institute Fellow at Urban Institute

Peter Goodman

New York Times' national economic correspondent and author of "Past Due: The End of Easy Money and the Renewal of the American Economy."

Justin Lahart

correspondent for the Wall Street Journal

Jean McAlister

Associate Dean of Continuing Education Operations at Atlantic Cape Community College

Catherine Nopp

Director of Workforce Development at Clackamas Community College, in a suburb of Portland, OR

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