image from http://www.mediabistro.com “They should not be looking for work, they should be back in school…” — National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Head Ralph Recto’s advise to the 900,000 expected to graduate this March as the government’s proposed “solution” to the rising unemployment rate and massive lay-offs caused by the global economic crisis.
go figure. this does not come much of a surprise, though, after this as the government’s first knee-jerk ‘solution’ to joblessness.
recto, arroyo and their ilk (and the rest of us) would do much much better to take cue from this. ###