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by Fadime Demiralp and James Orr

Recent employment data for New York show the job recovery from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and the efforts to contain it is continuing but still has ways to go. Support for the recovery has come from several unprecedented actions, including widespread vaccinations, loosening of restrictions on local activities, massive federal fiscal programs and broad financial support from the Federal Reserve. Still, unemployment remains high across the state and in New York City, and employment in several hard-hit industries is well below pre-pandemic peaks and their national averages. A new report from our…

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