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Eurozone | 4 January 2018 Unemployment in Germany is Close to Nairu. Will Wages Rise?
The labour market in Germany tightened further at the end of last year. The headline unemployment rate--unemployment claims as a share of the labour force--fell to 5.5% in December, from 5.6% in November, driven by a 29K plunge in claims.

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4 January 2018 Unemployment in Germany is Close to Nairu. Will Wages Rise?

By Claus Vistesen

The labour market in Germany tightened further at the end of last year. The headline unemployment rate--unemployment claims as a share of the labour force--fell to 5.5% in December, from 5.6% in November, driven by a 29K plunge in claims.

Posted: 3rd Jan 2018 in 'Eurozone'

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