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Sick time is taking a bite out of manufacturing. And now companies have to make up for it.
For one thing, more people are sick. For another, government aid has dried up.
According to one expert, COVID deaths and workers left on the sidelines from long COVID account for 18% of unfilled jobs.
People without reliable internet access can be hard to reach.
Nobel laureate Amartya Sen looks back at the moments that influenced his thinking in his new memoir, "Home in the World."