Mar 5, 2021
Long-term unemployment hits highest level in 9 years
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More than 4 million workers have been jobless at least 6 months. Also on today's show: why full retail recovery hinges on women getting back to work.
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The Weekly Wrap: The jobs report
"Marketplace" host Kai Ryssdal speaks with Nela Richardson, chief economist at ADP, and Catherine Rampell at the Washington Post about the Labor Department’s February jobs report, the relief package pending in Congress and rest of the week’s economic news.
Whether or not women recover economically from this pandemic is everybody’s problem.
Chipotle is making executive bonuses contingent on hitting diversity and sustainability targets.
The longer people are away from the workforce, the longer it takes to return.