Lisa B. Kahn
UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER. Professor, Department of Economics. Research focuses on labor economics.

Labor Demand in the Time of COVID-19

April 24, 2020

The Issue:

More than 26 million workers have filed for unemployment in a span of five weeks in the United States. The historic and sudden rise in unemployment across the country is without precedent. Looking beneath the headline numbers can provide a clearer view of the fast evolving situation. Initial Unemployment

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