Christopher Low, chief economist at FHN Financial, says low-wage workers are suffering the bulk of job losses — the opposite of what happened in 2008.
We asked a group of experts in economic history.
What the history of union movements can teach us about worker power during the pandemic.
We have to take the word of economists at the National Bureau of Economic Research, who have been making that call for a hundred years.
Post-lockdown spending sprees are looking a lot less likely.
During the Great Recession, about 20% of companies scaled back matching funds.
As unemployment climbs, it gets harder for the economy to come back.
Reforms after the financial crisis haven't brought dramatic change.
Mayor Hillary Schieve said playing on the region's strengths and diversifying its economy helped revive the struggling, post-recession city.