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Patience of jobs

18 April 2018 By Christopher Beddor

In the first regular monthly numbers using surveys, Beijing reported a 5.1 pct jobless rate. It’s far better than relying on claims of work-seekers. The question is whether officials will trust the gauge enough to scrap GDP growth targets – and if others trust it in a downturn.

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