"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 ..."
"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 ..."
"March 11, 2022 Focus NJ this week updated its April 2021 report on how New Jersey’s economy performed during the first year of the pandemic, adding final data, interactive charts, and new ..."
"As businesses were forced to close and curtail services to stem the spread of COVID-19 in early 2020, overall unemployment in New Jersey jumped from 3.8% to 16.6% between March and April. Early ..."
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.
"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 ..."
"From the lowest unemployment rates in recorded history in 2019 to the highest in 2020, New Jersey’s workforce experienced a turbulent year. Forget the Great Recession, economists have compared 2020 ..."
" The Impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey's Workforce NJ's Weekly UI Claims & Estimated Total Unemployment Every Thursday, the U.S. Department of Labor releases Unemployment Insurance Weekly ..."
" The Impact of COVID-19 on New Jersey's Workforce NJ's Estimated Weekly U-6 Unemployment Rate Prior to COVID-19, Focus NJ was tracking the state’s employment rate on a monthly basis, given ..."