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English translation: Full employment


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Portuguese term or phrase:Pleno emprego
English translation:Full employment
Entered by: R-i-c-h-a-r-d
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18:54 Mar 16, 2008
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Government / Politics
Portuguese term or phrase: Pleno emprgo
XXXX advoga a tese do pleno emprego, exigência difícil de ser efetivada nos últimos tempos, especialmente em virtude da onda neoliberal....

This comes from a section of a document on the right to work - leisure - free time etc. all rights outlined in the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural rights.
Phillippa May Bennett
Local time: 12:08
Full employment
That is; without any unemployment.

My suggestion.
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Local time: 08:08
Grading comment
Thanks very much for help :-) I do wonder the same about 'full employmen'!!
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4 +9Full employment
5full-time jobmariavaz



3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +9
Full employment

That is; without any unemployment.

My suggestion.

Local time: 08:08
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 26
Grading comment
Thanks very much for help :-) I do wonder the same about 'full employmen'!!
Notes to answerer
Asker: *employment (with a 't')! Sorry!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gustavo Silva: The majority of economists believe the unemployment rate is greater than 0% when there is full employment. They correspond this idea to the Non-Accelerating Inflation Rate of Unemployment (NAIRU).
7 mins
  -> Does "full employment" actually exist I wonder? Cheers :)

agree  jack_speak
9 mins
  -> Cheers, Jack. Have a great Sunday :)

agree  Claudio Mazotti
33 mins
  -> Cheers, Claudio :)

agree  lexical: The great mantra of politicians in the 60s and 70s, while pursuing socialist policies calculated to destroy employment.//I think you mean "tha' yonder pit". Let's get our dialects right!
47 mins
  -> Along with "get ye down thine yonder pit m'lad" and support your local scallywag Arthur Scargill TU.

agree  JoGoes
1 hr
  -> Cheers, Jo :)

agree  rhandler: What else?
1 hr
  -> Cheers, Ralph :)

agree  Elvira Alves Barry
1 hr
  -> Cheers, Elvira :)

agree  Patrícia Louro Gomes
3 hrs
  -> Cheers :)

agree  M.Badra: Economês clássico, muito embora não seja mais entendido como desemprego igual a zero, mas sim o nível máximo de emprego possível sem afetar a inflação.
20 hrs
  -> Cheers :)
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full-time job

emprego a tempo inteiro, in portuguese

Local time: 12:08
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Mar 17, 2008 - Changes made by R-i-c-h-a-r-d:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/577940">Phillippa May Bennett's</a> old entry - "Pleno emprgo" » "Full employment"

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