Edgeworth Analytics CEO Dr. John Johnson was quoted in an article published in the San Francisco Chronicle, entitled “Almost 1 in 6 Californian workers is unemployed.”
The article examines the recent employment reports released by the state of California, which show an unprecedented level in unemployment caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Johnson provided expertise on what these numbers could mean for the time to economic recovery. In the article, Dr. Johnson is quoted–stating “’More likely is a gradual recovery, marked by certain sectors showing increases in hiring at different rates than others, and some sectors back-tracking.’ Johnson added ‘Overall, the jobs ‘hole’ is deep, and a recovery is going to take time and will remain connected to the containment of COVID-19.”
Read the full article here.