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A Case Study in Labour Mobility - 50 Jobs in 50 Weeks

Thursday, October 15, 2009
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Perhaps we should expect nothing less from an unemployed Economics graduate, heavily in debt who had become desperate in search of a fulfilling job. Californian Dan Seddiqui went from being homeless and unemployed to getting 50 different jobs in 50 different US states in just 50 weeks and his story is featured in today’s Daily Telegraph

“In just 50 weeks Dan tried everything from being a lobster catcher, a jazz conductor, a TV weatherman and even a Las Vegas wedding planner.” Naturally a book is on the way!

This article is perfect as a starter teaching resource when discussing occupational and geographical mobility of labour and the natural and structural barriers that prevent others doing something similar in their search for worthwhile work.

 


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AS & A2 Economics Revision Workshops

AS & A2 Economics - Intensive Exam Coaching & Revision Workshops: Book Now!

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Dates and Locations

AS & A2 Economics - Macroeconomics: National & International Economy (Unit 2),  Global/International Economy (Unit 4)

  • Tuesday 25 March 2014 - London (Stratford City)
  • Wednesday 26 March 2014 - London (Fulham Broadway)
  • Thursday 27 March 2014 - Bristol (Cribbs Causeway)
  • Friday 28 March 2014 - Birmingham (Star City)
  • Tuesday 1 April 2014 - Gateshead (Metro Centre)
  • Wednesday 2 April 2014 - Leeds (The Light)
  • Thursday 3 April 2014 - Manchester (Salford Quays)

Post-Easter (AS Economics Units 1&2 Combined;  Global/International Economy (Unit 4))

  • Monday 28 April 2014 - London (Stratford City)
  • Tuesday 29 April 2014 - London (Fulham Broadway)
  • Wednesday 30 April 2014 - Bristol (Cribbs Causeway)
  • Thursday 1 May 2014 - Birmingham (Star City)
  • Friday 2 May 2014 - Manchester (Salford Quays)

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