Paul Ausick , 24/7 Wall Street Published 8:20 a.m. ET Aug. 7, 2019

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In the first seven months of 2019, nearly 43,000 workers lost their jobs when the companies they worked for filed for bankruptcy. That’s higher than the full-year total for any year since 2009.

In all of last year, 36,016 workers lost their jobs, and of those, 30,673 had lost their jobs by July. In 2009, when a total of 50,911 workers lost their jobs, all but 653 of those jobs were

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