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Finding a Decent Job May Be Difficult This Year, ILO Says

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Finding a comfortable job could be a struggle even as global economy hits its stride in 2018.

That’s the conclusion of the International Labor Organization’s latest World Employment Social Outlook, which shows that the progress in reducing vulnerable jobs has stalled and could actually reverse in the next two years. This kind of work, which already affects almost 1.4 billion people, or 42 percent of all workers globally, could impact another 35 million by 2019.