Jul 9, 2020
Whiplash in the bar and restaurant industries
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Many bar and restaurant employees went back to work in June. New COVID-19 spikes and shutdowns might be sending them back home. Plus, potential furloughs for United Airlines. And, how Americans are spending pandemic unemployment insurance.
Segments From this episode
More on the pandemic's toll on the airline industry
United Airlines is preparing to send notices of potential furloughs to almost half of its U.S. workforce. And it's not alone. Marketplace's Nova Safo is following the story.
The extra $600 every week is set to run out at the end of this month.
More than 30% of June's job gains came from bars and restaurants.
David Brancaccio Host
Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Candace Manriquez Wrenn Producer/Editor
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer/Director