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Introduction to U.S. Economy: Unemployment [Updated November 6, 2020]   [open pdf - 497KB]

From the Document: "The U.S. economy has seen historically high levels of unemployment as a result of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. This In Focus provides an introduction to the official unemployment rate and alternative measures of unemployment, briefly examines the reasons for unemployment, and places the unemployment rate in a broader economic context."

Report Number:
CRS In Focus, IF10443
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Date:
2020-11-06
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Public Domain
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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