NJ Spotlight News

More return to work as federal unemployment payments end?

Clip: 08/31/2021 | 3m 41s | Video has closed captioning.

There are more job openings than there are unemployed people. Some are afraid to go back to work because of COVID-19 exposure, others have trouble finding child care. Stockton University Finance Professor Michael Busler said staying unemployed has been a good economic decision for many, because of the federal government's added pandemic-related payment, but that's about to end.

Aired: 08/31/21

Rating: NR

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