"Record-high unemployment caused by the pandemic began to recede in 2021, but new obstacles continued to challenge New Jersey’s economic recovery. Unemployment: Although unemployment in New ..."
"Aging baby boomers, increased life expectancy, and falling birth rates are driving up the average age of the nation’s population, and in turn, its workforce. By 2060, the US Bureau of ..."
"ISSUE 2 | March 2022 Previously released in April 2021, Focus NJ's 2020 Economic Review: An Annual Review of New Jersey's Economy has been updated to include revised figures which were preliminary ..."
"While far removed from the full-scale lockdowns and business restrictions of 2020, New Jersey’s employment figures continue to signal a sluggish recovery. Just 65% of the approximately 717,000 ..."
"A year and half into the pandemic, as a sense of normalcy is returning to the Garden State, New Jersey’s employment numbers and unemployment rate are making an unhurried recovery. Employment in ..."
Focus NJ's Nicole Sandelier discusses 2020 Economic Review with NJBIA's Bob Considine on Minding Your Business. This show aired on News 12+ on May 15th & 16th, 2021.
"Key statistics that track New Jersey’s economic activity, known as economic indicators, help judge an economy’s overall health. Economic growth (or lack thereof) is measured in various ways, but ..."
"ISSUE 1 | APRIL 2021 2020 was a year unlike any other we’ve experienced during our lifetime. The novel coronavirus pandemic caused havoc on New Jersey’s public health and economy. The pandemic ..."
"April 28, 2021 Focus NJ today released a review of New Jersey’s economy for 2020, detailing record high unemployment rates and unemployment claims, as well as a historic contraction in the ..."