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Employment Research

Workers Hit Harder by the COVID-19 Shock Recovered Slower

Researchers analyze how the initial economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent recovery differed along numerous dimensions for U.S. workers. They account for factors such as gender, race and ethnicity, age, education level, industry, and occupation, as well as state-level policies and statewide infection rates. A recent Review article presents an analysis of the recovery phase of the pandemic through February 2021. Read more here.