Day labourers wait in hope of being hired at a park in Shirlington, Virginia, on May 8. Photo: EPA-EFE Day labourers wait in hope of being hired at a park in Shirlington, Virginia, on May 8. Photo: EPA-EFE
Day labourers wait in hope of being hired at a park in Shirlington, Virginia, on May 8. Photo: EPA-EFE
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World hopes rest on speedy recovery in US labour market

  • With the White House warning unemployment in the largest economy on Earth may exceed 20 per cent, it is time for everyone to be worried

Day labourers wait in hope of being hired at a park in Shirlington, Virginia, on May 8. Photo: EPA-EFE Day labourers wait in hope of being hired at a park in Shirlington, Virginia, on May 8. Photo: EPA-EFE
Day labourers wait in hope of being hired at a park in Shirlington, Virginia, on May 8. Photo: EPA-EFE
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