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Young people 'have given up hope' of work

A million under 25-year-olds are out of work, with fears that more jobs in 2011 are under threat.

Professor David Bell of the University of Stirling compares the situation with the 1980s and against an international backdrop.

And director of the Prince's Trust, Paul Brown, talks about the best ways to get young people working.

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