The pandemic has pushed working mums out of the labour force | The Economist

The pandemic has pushed working mums out of the labour force

American women have fared worse than those in other rich countries

LAST SPRING, when covid-19 first began to spread in America, employment sank like a stone. The number of 25- to 54-year-olds in work shrank by 13% between January and April 2020. By January this year it was still 5% lower than a year ago, with larger falls among low-income and black households.

Live News Feed

News Feed featuring the top articles in the finance world from global publications such as Financial Times and the Economist.

Click here to view

Powered by © Neon Accelerator

From the Web

Shell Norco. Louisiana. hydrocracker partially shut to repair leak -sources

April 26, 2021 | From the web

Shell Norco. Louisiana. hydrocracker partially shut to repair leak -sources | Financial News

Read More >

LIVE MARKETS-Inflation chatter on front burner this earnings season

April 26, 2021 | From the web

LIVE MARKETS-Inflation chatter on front burner this earnings season | Financial News

Read More >

UK earnings. trading statements calendar – next 7 days

April 26, 2021 | From the web

UK earnings. trading statements calendar – next 7 days | Financial News

Read More >

UK records 2.064 new COVID cases. 6 deaths on Monday

April 26, 2021 | From the web

UK records 2.064 new COVID cases. 6 deaths on Monday | Financial News

Read More >
Go to Top