cyclical unemployment


A change in unemployment levels that can be tied to cyclical economic change.

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The cyclical unemployment provided some consolation to the newly unemployed who saw the trend and recognized the pattern being explained.

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When my brother lost his job, we all realized he hadn't done anything wrong, but the economy was bad and he lost it due to cyclical unemployment.

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The city's Parks and Recreation employees are often victims of cyclical unemployment, as funding for their department changes depending upon the city's elected officials and current allotment of funds for city parks.

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