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N.C. State’s Michael Walden says manufacturing, in-migration rate contributed to N.C. employment woes

Dr. Michael Walden, N.C. State University economist, discusses the role of North Carolina’s large manufacturing sector and high in-migration rate in boosting state unemployment during the latest economic downturn. Walden offered these comments during a Nov. 5, 2012, speech for the John Locke Foundation’s Shaftesbury Society. To watch full-length presentations of JLF events, click here.