Employers shun older applicants

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Sep. 13, 2012 22:11
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People waiting in a line at the Kyiv City Employment Center. The country has an estimated 1.7 million unemployed, but only about 500,000 of them are officially registered as unemployed. Nov. 23, 2011, Kyiv.
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Besides all the usual problems associated with aging, many Ukrainians are finding there’s one more: joblessness.

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