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Unemployment Benefit

A payment made, especially by a government, to an unemployed person. Unemployed benefits are available to persons who have been laid off or terminated against their will. These benefits help them pay their bills until they can find more work.

unemployment benefit

see JOBSEEKERS ALLOWANCE.

unemployment benefit

see JOBSEEKERS ALLOWANCE.
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Based on that theory, the authors predict that, ceteris paribus, states with more liberal eligibility requirements for unemployment benefits and welfare will have more and longer strikes--hypotheses that are tested in Chapter 6 on data for 1960-74.
Unemployment benefit can include Jobseeker's Allowance, or people claiming Universal Credit who are required to seek work.
There are no "chronic" recipients of unemployment benefit in Kyrgyzstan," she noted.
Combined with state unemployment benefits, it provides up to 50% of former weekly salary when an individual is involuntarily unemployed.
The biggest annual decrease in the payment of unemployment benefits was in April 2014 when it dropped 68.1% year-on-year.
Unemployment benefits are only available to those who lost a job through no fault of their own.
One possible reason is the extension of unemployment benefits from their usual 26-week limit to a period as long as 99 weeks.
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A wholly unemployed frontier worker can obtain unemployment benefit from the social security system in his country of residence except in cases where he/she falls under the transitory system of a 2004 regulation coordinating national social security systems in the EU.
Many economists are expecting April's employment report to be similar to the past two months, even with the previous week's increase in unemployment benefit applications.
In Poland unemployment benefit is as little as pounds 130 a month.
He now claims that the rise in the numbers on unemployment benefit shows there are too many people on benefits.

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