Thu.May 28, 2020

COVID-19 and Labor Markets: More Early Retirements

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

You may be among those who lost a job since the COVID-19 crisis began and have decided to retire from your career. You got it that there isn't much out there for you any more.    Two surveys by the research team of Olivier Coibion et al. at the University of Chicago Becker Friedman Institute found that decision has moved upwards from 53% to 60% since the start of pandemic. The study is "Labor Markets During the COVID-19 Crisis."