Latin America’s Wealthiest Nation Readies for Jobless Storm

  • Two years of sluggish growth catching up with labor market
  • Jobless rate rose to 9.4% in March, Chile University estimates

Elson Carrasco has called every one of his friends and colleagues in the construction industry over the past month as he looks for work. After 30 years on building sites, that is a lot of people -- yet not one has been able to help.

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