Chart of the WeekUnemployment in Today’s Recession Compared to the Global Financial Crisis

2020-07-23T10:09:16-04:00July 23, 2020|

By Ippei Shibata

There has been much discussion in recent months about how workers who transitioned to working from home—and those who were deemed “essential”—are less affected by the layoffs and job losses brought on by lockdowns than are workers in “social” jobs that require closer human interaction, like restaurant workers. […]